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5 steps to take before quitting your job to become an entrepreneur

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By Jayson Demers, Entrepreneur<p>While some …

Train Your Mind to Win the Game of Entrepreneurship With These 4 Mental Exercises

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Taking the plunge from full-time employee to business owner is no small feat. To move from a stable job with a steady income to one where uncertainty is the flavor of the day every day takes courage, competence and confidence. Most of …

10 Reasons Why You Should Start Your Own Business

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i>.<p>Are you thinking of quitting your job and starting your own thing but not sure if it's the right decision?<p>Are you scared of failing? of going broke? of living uncomfortably? of disappointing your loved ones?<p>Are you scared that you might not be …

How These 20-Year-Olds Raised $13M And Built A Massive Food Tech Company

Being a young, first time entrepreneur is hard. Without a stunning success story or years of applicable experience, a new founder can face significant challenges starting and growing a company. A study by the University of California indicated that the average venture backed founder is 38 years old …

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far enough.<p>So here’s a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people …

7 Ways to Survive In Business

In 2009 a buddy and I took a stab at creating an online publishing startup called ProLong Magazine. Despite our best efforts after a couple of years it failed. I believe that you should learn from every failure, especially in business. Today, my wife and I own a small side business called TAP …

A Simple Tip That Will Enable You to 'Read' a Lot More Books

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We can all agree that reading is important. After all, they say the average CEO reads 60 books a year. I'm not sure that's healthy, as I'd rather read one book and actually implement it than 60 books and only gleen one or two tips. But …