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Q. Differences between Fabian and Drone entrepreneurs?

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  1. Oct 15, 2015
    Fabian entrepreneurs are cautious and skeptical in experimenting change in their enterprises. Such entrepreneurs are shy, lazy and lethargic. They are imitative by nature but are not determined and also lack power. They imitate only when it becomes perfectly clear that failure to do so would result in a loss of the relative position of the enterprise. Example: Fabian are more applicable in the Indian rural agriculture environment, where traditional acquired land is passed down to their successors, the new Landlord try to run their business in a pre-historic manner with traditional methods of book keeping and less changes. Drone entrepreneurs are characterised by a refusal to adopt opportunities to make changes in production formulae even at the cost of severely reduced returns. They can suffer loss but are not ready to make changes in their existing production methods. When competition increases, they are pushed out of the market as it becomes uneconomical for them to exist and operate in a competitive market. Example: There is a “Beeree” (Old fashion tobacco making process) producer Co-operative that uses employee to make the tobacco by hand. Even though it is a dying industry but it does not stop them.

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