Quit your job and do what you love

Quit Your Soul-Sucking Job And Do What You Love

Brandon Uttley Business Motivation and Inspiration, Growing A Business, Podcast, Starting A Business 1 Comment

Go For Launch Podcast Show 25Want to quit a job that sucks the life out of you and do what you love as your own boss? It’s entirely possible!

Jeff SteinmannToday’s guest on the Go For Launch podcast is Jeff Steinmann. Jeff is author of How to Quit Working: A Simple Plan to Leave Your Job for a Life of Freedom. He is a speaker and hosts a weekly show called The How to Quit Working Show that features interviews with Freedom Fanatics who left their soul-sucking jobs and created a business that lets them live a passionate life of freedom. Jeff is also a real estate investor, but most of all, he is a Freedom Fanatic, fiercely devoted to finding a better way “do life”. Jeff also writes for several media outlets, including The Huffington Post, Lifehack and Elite Daily.

This episode is on iTunes, Soundcloud and Stitcher.

In this show, Jeff and I discuss:

  • His journey working for 15 years in corporate America and how he became an entpreneur
  • Early ventures in real estate investing and launching a business marketing consulting firm
  • Some of the pitfalls he experience as an entrepreneur—and what he would do differently
  • The freedom he has gained as an entrepreneur
  • How he has helped other business professionals translate their knowledge into income
  • His book, How to Quit Working, that tells his story of unsuccessful companies he started and what he did to become successful
    with subsequent companies
  • Simple, practical steps to transition from an employee to an entrepreneur
  • The two biggest reasons holding people back from starting a business
  • How you can start a business without a ton of risk (with others’ help)
  • Why you don’t need a “big idea” (but what you do need)
  • Why you shouldn’t keep ideas a secret (and why doing so is a predictor of failure)
  • Why existing competition is a good thing and how to use it in your favor
  • What podcasting has done for his business and brand
  • Challenges and opportunities for younger vs. older entrepreneurs

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Show Links

Jeff’s website, How To Quit Working

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Brandon Uttley is Commander and CEO of Go For Launch, LLC, his fifth startup. He is passionate about helping others launch and grow successful businesses. When not working on his business, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children.

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