Entrepreneurs play an important role in the economic development of their countries. In our country, many new entrepreneurs start their own businesses every year, but many of them cannot survive and close at a very early age. It is important to know why entrepreneurs have failed in this respect. The purpose of this study is to examine the reasons for failure of entrepreneursFor this purpose, a workplace, which was opened after 4 years of service in the Kastamonu province with the support of KOSGEB, was examined by using a case study and a observation and interview technique were used as a data collection technique. As a result of the research, it was concluded that the factors such as lack of knowledge and experience, lack of management, ignoring competition are among the important reasons of the failure of the entrepreneur.
Entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, failure.