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3 Missed Opportunities When Starting a Business

entrepreneur looking at plans with the blog title: 3 missed opportunities when starting a business

As BIGG supporters of entrepreneurship, there are things we see new entrepreneurs often get wrong. This week, we’ll share some of the advice we give our clients to help them avoid pitfalls and missed opportunities.

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According to Google’s Year in Search 2021 trends, more people searched “how to start a business” then “how to get a job.” We learned of this trend via a tweet from Shopify President, Harley Finkelstein, who predicts that, “This is not just the year of the entrepreneur – this is the start of a new era where being an entrepreneur is people’s first choice for a career.”

We’ve we’ve preached this for years that even if you have a job, it pays to have a business on the side – something that is yours that gives you control of your future.

With that in mind, let’s go to The Professor’s whiteboard for the three missed opportunities when starting a business…

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4 Steps to Find Transformational Opportunities

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With change happening faster than ever, you need to be prepared to capitalize on it. We share 4 steps to find transformational opportunities.

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We saw an article that asserted that change is occurring a million times faster than the average person’s ability to handle it. Sure seems like it! A lot of times these changes are transformational.

In a post for The Small Business Advocate, author and futurist Dan Burrus said:

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How Entrepreneurs Stay Positive

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How can entrepreneurs stay positive even in the face of disappointment or loss? We share three ways, plus an inspiring story.

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Do you like surprise endings? Well, then, we’ve got a story for you today.

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3 Things to Unlearn from School for Success in Business

image of classroom with the title: 3 Things to Un-Learn from School

We found a great article in Entrepreneur that talks about the things you need to unlearn in school, because they could hurt you in business. We’ll share those with you plus get some insights.

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Our discussion today is inspired by an article written by Samuel Leeds in Entrepreneur. He says there are lies they tell you in school that won’t serve you in business, and they are: Don’t copy, learn everything before implementing, and don’t make mistakes.

We’re going to look at each one and share Leeds insights, as well as perspective from The Professor.

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Want to Start a Business but Don’t Have Enough Money?

image of person at a desk with the article title: start a business but don't have enough money

Startup entrepreneurs of often let a lack of money hold them back. Today, we’ll share 3 ways to get started when you don’t have enough money.

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