In my last post, I wrote about our fear of success and how it can subconsciously plot against us. As one of our readers pointed out, the same applies to the fear of failure. Fair enough … they’re essentially two sides of the same coin :-)
However you call this fear, if you want to launch your freedom business you’ll have to learn how to tame it or it will keep you stuck.
There’s a simple antidote I’d like to share with you.… Click to read more
Tell me, did you ever meditate on the following question:
Why is it so difficult to launch my own freedom business?
This is a question I used to ask myself a lot, when I was going through frustrating times. It often ended up with me complaining about bad luck, or that annoying guy who already had the same idea as me.
Well, it’s no surprise I was complaining: I’m French after all (and French people complain a lot ;-) ).
But even outside of my Cheese Motherland, there are hundreds of thousands of brilliant minds all around the world who keep dreaming about launching their own venture, but face the challenges of:
- Not having enough time to dedicate to their project,
- Not having enough money to develop their product or website,
- And often … not having an idea.
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Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jennifer Blanchard from jenniferblanchard.net.
(Jennifer graduated from Trailblazer back in 2012, and this month she celebrates her 5 years of self-employment – huge milestone! When we asked Jennifer to think about what she could have done better while blazing the trail, she immediately came up with one thing…)
You know when you start a journey and then years down the road look back and think about the beginning? That’s where I’m at right now.… Click to read more
For years, I desperately tried to launch my own freedom business while working full-time.
It can be quite a challenge, especially when you’re at the beginning of the journey and have to build everything from scratch while fighting your own doubts.
So I thought I’d share my best hacks to help you start a side project while working full time.
You don’t have to use them all. Just pick the ones that resonate most.
And feel free to add to the list by posting a comment :-)
Hack # 1 – Escape Slots
This one is quite mainstream but it’s probably the most efficient one.… Click to read more
The internet is filled with the same rehashed advice about living on your own terms.
Ditching a painful yet comfortable career for an unknown world of total freedom is a matter of inner transformation more than anything else.
Here are 10 quick & quirky steps to help you initiate this transformation.
1. Set The Right Direction
There is no point in quitting current job only to end up again doing something you don’t really enjoy.
Even if you manage to finally be your own boss, if every morning you have to drag your ass out of bed and painfully crawl towards your laptop, you probably lost the man vs boring job battle again.… Click to read more