LESSON 1: Making The Leap To Entrepreneur

Welcome to Lesson 1! This lesson is all about exploring life as an entrepreneur. Join me to get the conversation started...

LET'S TALK: There is a mindset shift that needs to happen when you move from being an employee to being an entrepreneur; in this video we're going to talk about getting prepared for what is coming your way...

LET'S TALK: Being a VEGAN entrepreneur is different from being an entrepreneur of any other kind. We vegans want to change the world, and too often I see people giving it all away because they are so passionate about and eager to make change. But in order to be successful and sustainable over the longer term your business needs to make money. So let's talk about how making money and making change can go hand in hand, so you can start out with a mindset that will set you up for success...

LET'S TALK: When you are starting out I know it's exciting to be at the cusp of a huge change, moving into a work life that you TRULY believe in. While that dream is a wonderful part of the journey, of equal value is a pragmatic approach. Things will be easier and less stressful if you set realistic expectations for your business and yourself. So let's talk about getting practical...

HOW TO: When you're thinking about starting a business, there are so many exciting things to think about! But have you thought about how you're build a strong and stable foundation? It may not be as sexy or as exciting, but it's EVEN MORE important! In this video, I'm going to show you how to get started with this side of the process...

HOW TO: Setting realistic expectations is a crucial part of getting yourself into the right mindset to build a strong, sustainable business. In this video we're going to go through the nitty gritty details. How much time do you have to dedicate? What are your priorities? How are you going to set and achieve your goals? Let's dive in...

HOW TO: What do you need from the financial side of your business? It's important to put some thought into this as you are getting started -- and I'm going to walk you through the process so that when you start setting goals you have some background to draw on.


Before you move on to Lesson 2, there are a few action items you should have completed for Lesson 1. Please download the worksheet, review the tasks, and finish up any of the following:

-- Determine your transition plan (hours per week, timeline and stages)

-- Brainstorm and validate your business expectations and financial needs

-- Set priorities and boundaries to help with work/life balance

Once you have completed these action items, you’re ready to move on to Lesson 2.


TPE_M1L1_worksheet_theleap.pdf
Discussion

0 comments