Being a broad subject, technology entrepreneurship is not easy to define. In simple terms it is what people use to get income from technology. A good question to ask is what do you need to do to become a technology entrepreneur. These are some factors to consider when walking that path.
There are many niches in technology you can specialize in, find out which one best suits you and your skills. The best thing to do then is to research extensively on the available types of business you can get into and which ones will you the best results. Enquire from like-minded people who have done it and succeeded on the dos and don’ts. All in all, ensure that you have vast knowledge on everything you are required to do.
Secondly get yourself a mentor. There is no need whatsoever to make some mistakes you can avoid by having someone to guide your steps. You can get these mentors from social media groups that are geared towards helping you in your journey. An advantage of technology entrepreneurship is that you don’t have to meet your mentor face to face so you better take advantage of this fact. Get a mentor or two, ask the relevant questions and have the mentor guide you. All they are going to do in mentoring you is guide you and not really do the work for you, you will do your work yourself.
Research on the requirements to make your business or venture legal. Seek to get the appropriate paperwork from the relevant authorities for techpreneurs. Register your business and be officially known as a techpreneur. It could be gaining rights to use one item or another or simply a license for an office or other. Make sure to have legal documents, certifications and approval from the applicable bodies.
You should consider having working capital for your new venture and do adequate research on what is required of you. You cannot start or survive in this business without capital. Domains and hosting services are part of what you will have to spend your money on. It is important to consider starting with whatever amount of money you have. Ensure you do things that require the utmost attention with the little money you have.
It is very important that you remain positive in this entire process and also you will be required to be patient. Keep yourself up to date with the latest technology news. Do not be quick to get revenues. There might be ups and downs but that does not mean you have to give up. Motivate yourself and also look for young techpreneurs and encourage each other.