Thinking of starting your own business? Well, I can tell you it is awesome but also a lot of work. Here are some things I think you should know when starting your own business:
- Sometimes it can be overwhelming with all the work that needs to be done
- Financial insecurity: If you have your own business, you are responsible of getting money in. But hey, no job is really secure, is it?
- You might have to sacrifice a few things in your personal life to be able to keep up with the work.
A few other characteristics that are important when starting your won business:
- High energy levels
- Problem solving mindset
- Networking skills
- Risk tolerance
- Willingness to fail
- Managing skills
- Planning skills
- Being flexible
- Be organized
- Sense of urgency
Don’t despair if you don’t have all of them, no one has. I just want you to be aware that it is great to start-up but there is a lot of work involved as well.
Your marketing and creative start-up Coach