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Choosing to leave your traditional job and start your own business is not an easy decision, but Patrick Rauland shares his experience on his journey into entrepreneurship and lays out the steps to set you up for success. Before you fall down the rabbit hole of potential consequences, he poses – you can either think about the consequences of a decision or think about who you want to be. Something to ponder as you listen to episode 216 of the Profit First Podcast!
Patrick is an eCommerce Educator. He creates easy to learn courses for LinkedIn Learning / Lynda.com. He’s written books about eCommerce, he organizes conferences about eCommerce, and he’s the co-founder of Lift Off Summit – an online event designed to help new store owners get their store off the ground. When he’s not working Patrick goes running & collects toy soldiers.
Website: Lift Off Summit (Marketing for eCommerce businesses): https://www.liftoffsummit.com/
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