Sacrificing Work and Life Balance for Business Modest Money8 Comments

A couple weeks ago I wrote about how I had jumped back into self employment. At this point I think I definitely made the right decision.

I don’t say this because I now have unlimited freedom to hang out with friends.

I don’t say that because I have been busy enjoying the summer as much as I can.

I don’t say that because I can work as little hours I want.

Do you know why it’s not any of those reasons? It’s because none of those are true. I’m not going to build some delusion that self employment is all a walk in the park. You’re at the wrong blog for sugar coating.

Granted a very small percentage of the self employed stumble across that kind of situation where they can coast, but it is the exception and not the rule. For most people who are self employed, they’ve gotta work their asses off, otherwise they’ll find themselves back punching the clock before they know it. Success rarely just falls in the laps of the lazy.

That doesn’t simply mean working harder from 9AM to 5PM than you would’ve at your old job. No it means…

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