Invest in yourself.
If you want to get rich, stop working for other people. Work for you. That is a sound advice given by many successful entrepreneurs and it works each time, without fail.
Be warned, however, that there is no easy way to get there. It’s not an overnight glory you need, but a successful venture that would sustain your dream life, away from your cubicle that is keeping you from achieving your life goals. Why? It is because most of the time, you are buried in paperwork, chasing after deadlines you still miss, while your dreams float away farther each day.
But how do you change that? How can it be done? The answer is investing in yourself and creating your own business. It sounds scary, sure, but it is exhilarating even just to think about, isn’t it?
To help you gain footing, below are the sure-fire ways to begin starting living your dream life, wherever it may be, courtesy of John, a contributor for Entrepreneur.com.
How to Escape Your Cubicle and Live the Dream Life
I became an entrepreneur and everything forever changed. Instead of taking investment risks on random companies, I took a chance on myself. Some of things I’ve learned along the way:
1. Save money before quitting your job.
Better yet, continue working your day job while you develop your new business.
2. Start a service business to generate immediate income while working on your new product.
All new businesses require time to become profitable, but that process is many times quicker for service companies.
3. Begin building an audience as soon as possible.
Whether you plan to develop a hot new tech product or start a consulting business, to be successful you need to have an audience.
There is no better investment than yourself, so begin believing in yourself now, and live the life you’ve always dreamed.
–by John Teel
To read the entire article, go to Entrepreneur.com.