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THINKERS50 RADAR CLASS OF 2019

GABRIELLA CACCIOTTI

Professor in Entrepreneurship, Warwick Business School.

Ideas

Cacciotti’s research looks at cognition and emotions in entrepreneurship; fear of failure and entrepreneurial motivation.

Nationality

Italian

BIO

Doctorate from Warwick Business School followed by research at Aalto University School of Business, Helsinki. Has degrees from Bocconi University and Fudan University, China.

Content

Harvard Business Review blog “How fear helps (and hurts) entrepreneurs” with James Hayton.

 

website

wbs.ac.uk/about/person/gabriella-cacciotti

Twitter

@gcacciotti

VERDICT

“Failure is blindly venerated as an important part of the entrepreneurial learning process. Cacciotti’s research provides a useful and interesting new lens to look at the reality of failure.”

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