This month marks 10 years since I started my first business, and I have been working for myself in some capacity since then. It’s sometimes hard to believe that I dove into this world at the very young age of 19, but then again, it perfectly matches my personality, so those who knew me weren’t all that surprised.
I think naivety was on my side.
I was also still living with my parents, which meant that my risk was very low.
I grew up with my parents owning their own business for most of my life, I can’t remember a time where they didn’t. So I just thought that was what you did, or at least it was my dream to build something of my own.
Over the years I have faced so many high and lows, and really intense challenges from plagoisim and stealing of my intellectual property to winning awards and feeling complete fullfillment - and those things span across the different industries I’ve had businesses in.Read More