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20: How to find the time to build a business you are passionate about

Ever struggle with how to find the time to build a business you dream of? In this episode, Eric Foster shares how he built his business while holding down a full-time job.

Eric Foster is the founder of YBE Magazine, a quarterly publication that’s all about empowering young black men by covering stories ranging from entertainment, entrepreneurship, and education.

Publishing a magazine is a big undertaking, and we can learn a lot from Eric’s experiences in finding the time to build this business while holding a full time job, and doing it in a field that wasn’t his area of expertise.

Key points:

  • Why having the perfect experience and credentials isn’t necessary to start a business
  • What to do when you get discouraged
  • The proper way to think of failure
  • What you need to do to be able to function effectively
  • The key lesson you’ll learn from bringing your idea to life for the first time

Listen to the 20-minute episode here:

Show notes:

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