Starting a business
Twenty years ago I did something foolish. I quit my job to start my own business. At the time I had a young family to support, but worse—no clue what I was going to do or how. As
When I first started out, the only advice I could find were books, the odd video, classes, talking to an accountant, or going along to seminars. None of it really helped me reach
I quit a well-paying job over 20 years ago thinking that it would be easy to make a living in my own business.
Twenty years later I am much wiser and would caution my younger self about doing the same
The attraction of starting your own business
Mature entrepreneurs in Australia have started their own business because they may want a challenge, more income and to do good, meaningful work. Work that