Here at Flourish Careers, I love giving you advice on job searching, tips on changing careers, and refreshing your resume or LinkedIn profile – but today I want to go somewhere a little different…
Into the world of freelance and solo-preneurship!
Have you thought about looking into becoming a solo-preneur, but had these thoughts:
If the idea of self-employment or a side hustle or starting something as a passion project intrigues you, then you’ll want to tune in!
In this podcast episode, my friend and CEO of Career Clarity, Lisa Lewis Miller, and I take a break from talking about job searching + career advice and dive into the world of self-employment!
[4:41] How I discovered what I wanted to do – even though the field of career coaching was completely new!
[7:08] How the failures Lisa had actually led her to her entrepreneur idea
[13:41] The fears I faced heading into entrepreneurship + how I overcame them
[17:00] Lisa had to face fears that were confronting and vulnerable and uncomfortable and gross
[25:41] How to start telling people about your new identity as an entrepreneur
[29:46] Steps to figure out the financial side of your entrepreneur journey
[36:53] What surprised Lisa and I the most in this journey
[44:27] Advice for you if you’re thinking of starting
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