I Quit Engineering for My Dream Business — One Year Later I Still Can’t Cover Rent - Deepstash
You will face problems that will make you stronger
  1. Problems kept charging me like hungry zombies happy to spend an endless night feasting on my brain.
  2. None of my favorite gurus warned me about that when they encouraged me ...

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I Quit Engineering for My Dream Business — One Year Later I Still Can’t Cover Rent

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Remember this

Make sure you have at least two safety nets before quitting your job.

  1. Save enough money to cover one year of expenses before you quit. You’ll have a ton of issues, and t...

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Clients won’t chase you — doubt will
  1. When you throw away a stable career, health insurance, and social approval, many people will question your choice.
  2. The worst voice you’ll hear will be your own though

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Remember this
  • Call that one person who believes in you. I often cry to my girlfriend about my failures, and Tina would always ask me the same question. “How can you make this work anywa...

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It’s never too late to change your mind - or to carry on
  1. There’s a brain feature called survival bias. It makes us focus on the people who make it and forget about all of those who didn’t...

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Lessons

If you embark on a similar adventure and struggle with money, observe yourself. Do you still enjoy doing what you said is your dream job, or does it make you sick? Are you cons...

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Final thoughts and recap
  1. Sometimes, life sucks. You’re stuck in a job you don’t like, and everyone seems to be enjoying themselves running online businesses and getting rich. Or so you’d think.
  2. In reality,

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Summary
  1. Save enough money to survive one year before quitting your job.
  2. Keep your social life and body healthy to handle stress and self-doubt.

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