I never had an entrepreneurial spirit or potential. I never had a lemonade stand as a kid nor did I have any money making ideas. Quite frankly I was just a very ordinary kid raised in a not particularly happy or ambitious family that had its own issues.
I failed 4 (yeap!) businesses before I broke through, I was totally clueless about business, accounting scared the shit out of me but… here I am running my company and working with clients around the world.
Those are just my truths and my perspective about what it took for me, in my circumstances, as an immigrant, a single mother and with zero capital to invest in my business. It was just me in my living room with my laptop trying to make things happen.
I hope that this can shed some light on the reality in times where you hear messages such as “why would anyone get a job in today’s world?!” (I don’t like that kind of disrespectful messaging to be honest, jobs are essential for...