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An Overview of Online Business Quiz
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Online entrepreneurs can best be described as:
People who work on internet-based businesses full time
People who create new online platforms and social networks
People who make money from businesses that have an online component
People who run online stores through platforms like Etsy, Amazon, and eBay
People who create online versions of brick-and-mortar companies
You need to be employed to become an online professional (with a robust professional identity online).
You cannot be an online entrepreneur while maintaining a full-time job.
Right now, more businesses are being born than dying.
Over the past several years, the number of businesses in America that are under one year old has fallen.
Online professionals can best be described as:
People who sell products and services online
People who share their professional passions and expertise online
People who run internet-based companies
People who heavily advertise their personal brands online
People who have internet-based jobs
Which of the following is not a common perk of being an online entrepreneur?
Having more creative freedom
Controlling your schedule
Doing work that contributes directly to your financial gain
Making higher earnings than you would as an employee
Doing work that contributes directly to your personal betterment
Which of the following is not a myth about building an online identity?
You should only build a robust online identity if you are trying to garner freelance work
To build a good online identity, you have to promote yourself somewhat excessively
You should only build a robust online identity if you are hunting for a new job or trying to garner freelance work
Online identities are more of a liability than an asset when it comes to getting recruited/hired
You have to be technologically savvy to build a robust digital identity
Which of the following actions will not help an online professional bolster his or her reputation?
Publish how-to guides related to his or her area of expertise
Live tweet an important industry event
Liveblog an important industry event
Maintain a tell-all office blog complaining about clients, bosses, or coworkers
Publish commentary on his or her industry
Which of the following is not a common perk associated with maintaining a robust digital identity?
A wider network
Less criticism of your work and actions
Greater appreciation of the work you do
The opportunity to share your expertise
More professional opportunities
Which of the following is a common myth about entrepreneurship?
You will have to work incredibly hard
You will have a huge degree of creative freedom
Entrepreneurs typically enjoy more flexibility
Your business is very likely to fail
You will have to answer to nobody
An Overview of Online Business
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Reporting and Amending Credential Violations
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