You know most people think we’re idiots, right?
I mean, why would we go through all the trouble of starting our own business when we could just get a job?
We could do as we’re told, quit working at 5pm, and watch TV for the rest of the night. Why make it hard for ourselves?
To be honest, they’re right.
It is a stupid thing to do.
Starting your own business requires a ton of hard work. It takes time and dedication to learn all the skills you need to get off the ground.
You have to know how to write. You have to know how to market. You have to know how to sell.
And we don’t have the luxury to stop thinking about our work when the clock hits 5pm. Once you choose this lifestyle, it creeps into your mind and you find yourself thinking about it all the time.
But once it starts working, man does it feel good. Seeing that hard-earned cash roll in makes it all worth it.
But again, it takes time. Lots of time.
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