Salesman vs Entrepreneur - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between salesman and entrepreneur

is that salesman is a man whose job it is to sell things, either in a shop / store or elsewhere while entrepreneur is a person who organizes and operates a business venture and assumes much of the associated risk.

salesman

English

Noun

(salesmen)
  • A man whose job it is to sell things, either in a shop / store or elsewhere.
  • Antonyms

    * saleswoman

    Hypernyms

    * salesperson * seller * vendor

    Derived terms

    * salesmanship * travelling salesman * travelling salesman problem

    entrepreneur

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who organizes and operates a business venture and assumes much of the associated risk.
  • A person who organizes a risky activity of any kind and acts substantially in the manner of a business entrepreneur.
  • A person who thrives for success and takes on risk by starting his own venture, service etc