intrapreneur

intrapreneur

[in-truh-pruh-nur, -noor, -nyoor]
noun
an employee of a large corporation who is given freedom and financial support to create new products, services, systems, etc., and does not have to follow the corporation's usual routines or protocols.

Origin:
1975–80; intra- + (entre)preneur

intrapreneurship, noun

entrepreneur, intrapreneur.
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intrapreneur (ˌɪntrəprəˈnɜː)
 
n
a person who while remaining within a larger organization uses entrepreneurial skills to develop a new product or line of business as a subsidiary of the organization
 
[C20: from intra- + (entre)preneur]

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