How To Understand My Report / Scores

Questions on reading, interpreting and taking action from your myNexus ESI report
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Where did the ESI come from?

Success rates for early-stage business have barely changed. Still only 30% survive beyond 3-5 years and with our collective experience we'd noticed that a lack of reliable data was causing all sorts of problems within the ecosystem processes. Ultimately growing a business has become a numbers game r...

What are the EA and ECF indices?

Entrepreneurial Aptitude score (or EA index) This is arguably the more important score: your EA index represents a measure of your entrepreneurial potential. Scientific studies have shown that entrepreneurial potential is closely related to achievement of success. By that we mean individuals with a h...

Understanding the ESI Capability Model

If there was a defined set of skills that made the perfect entrepreneur, then the likelihood is that many more businesses would survive beyond a few years from set-up. It is generally accepted that only 30% will get beyond 3-5 years and only 10% will have significant success with more than 50% fail...

Understanding the scoring elements

When viewing your detailed report at http://esi-report.mynexus.app every time you see a score in your you can discover more about that index or skill/trait by clicking on the 'i' (information) icon to reveal more.Places you'll find the additional information are: Entrepreneur Type EA Index Opportuni...

Developing my scores and entrepreneur type

Each section of the ESI report contains general development and insight data to help you understand some of the interaction between the different scores.Everyone receives an Entrepreneur Type which sits on a 3x3 grid:When looking at the development of specific skills and traits it’s important to kee...

Entrepreneur Journey Guide

Explore our interactive journey guide for entrepreneurs: ESI Entrepreneur Journey Guide by James McMillan

What are the 9 different Entrepreneur Types?

There are 9 different entrepreneur types made up from a 3×3 matrix.On the x-axis is the level of Entrepreneur Aptitude (EA Index) and the y-axis is the Entrepreneur Competence Factors (ECF Index) - there's an article here that explains more about what they measure do Type 1: The Entrepreneur The...