This CPD module is about developing entrepreneurship. It will consider how applying entrepreneurial principles to your business can ensure you stay ahead of the competition.

Entrepreneurial thinking is a useful approach in business


  • To understand what makes an entrepreneur and how you can become one.


  • To study three personal behaviours that are key to entrepreneurial thinking
  • To examine a range of secondary principles that underpin successful innovation and business growth
  • To be able to apply entrepreneurial solutions to your own situation.

Contributing author:

Kirit Patel MBE, MBA, FRPharmS, CEO and owner, Day Lewis Pharmacy Group.

About this module

Pharmacy needs strong managers, effective leaders and people with the right skills to drive the profession forward. With this in mind, P3 Business CPD modules are written as practical learning tools for use by anyone in the pharmacy team.

Continuing professional development (CPD) is a statutory requirement for pharmacists. Completion of the module will contribute to the nine pieces of CPD that must be recorded in a year, as stipulated by the GPhC.

Record your learning and how you applied it in your practice using the action and evaluation record at the end of this module, which will then be stored in your personal learning log. You must be registered on the website to do this.