I used to wake up each and every day with one single question on my mind…”how many days before the weekend?”
I was counting down the days because I, like millions of people, hated my job. Some people just aren’t meant to live in a cage.
But since I’m not a trust fund baby, I needed the money. I also had no idea how to start a business and I definitely didn’t want another job.
That was 6 years ago. Today I thoroughly enjoy my freedom. I get to wake up without an alarm clock, randomly take days off to go kayaking, and I spend the majority of my time on projects that excite me.
In order to attain that freedom, however, I had to learn a few lessons. A lot actually. It turns out my assumption about starting and running a business were way off base. Most people’s are.
One of my biggest challenges was [Read more…]