“Lying on the ground, looking up at the sky, suddenly it hit me: I’d lost my way…”
I was being interviewed by one of the most known corporations on the planet (Microsoft) and that’s what came to mind.
It wasn’t about the successes I’ve been blessed to have.
It wasn’t even about the cliche stories all entrepreneurs have already read about.
The ones about not being able to make payroll…or about that nutty employee who cost us a big contract.
I was lost.
And in a place I never…
Want you to to be in.
But the folks at Microsoft tell it best.
It’s all about “What I Wish I Knew”…and it’s NOT what you think.
“My journey as an entrepreneur has brought me full circle. Today I’m living my dream as a coach to up-and-coming entrepreneurs. It’s a far cry from my first company, a medical staffing business that provided care in military hospitals. I grew that first business from me alone at a desk in my one-bedroom apartment to 600 employees in of offices in several states. My registered nurse credential equipped me to navigate the medical space, but running a business was daunting at first. I hadn’t gone to business school; I didn’t have an MBA. But I was driven; I wanted to do things.
I learned. My company grew. I was now a CEO of a large medical staffing business. My days were mired in issues, from employee problems to the complexities and litigiousness of the medical space.
Fitness was my outlet, and it was at a competition that my entire life trajectory changed. A weight fell during a weight-lifting event, crushing my leg…”
I really hope you’ll read it…it would mean a lot to me.
Make today your best day ever and if you’re hankering for more now:
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