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#5MinuteMonday: 5 Things You Need to Know Starting your Business Full-Time

In today’s episode, listen in to hear how Christine left the cushy salary, benefits, close friends, and the business network she developed for over 7 years to discover her next challenge. She literally traded in climbing the corporate ladder for climbing mountains around the world. If you’ve never started a business before, it’s hard to know where to start. The entrepreneurial roller coaster comes with a lot of ups and downs, nauseous feelings, and thrilling top-of-the-tower moments. Maybe you’re unsure about leaving all the comforts of your job to do your own thing. Christine explores the 5 things you need to know before starting your own full-time business.

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Christine is the founder of CL Designs and the host of Brand Party Podcast. Christine has traded in climbing the corporate ladder for climbing mountains around the world. She helps lifestyle businesses realize their vision and connect with the people most important to them through branding, web design, and social content creation, with a holistic brand 360 perspective. Saying no to dull and clunky visuals and yes to consistency, creativity and efficiency form the core of her approach.

What to Listen For:

  • Are you a perfectionist? You’ll need this motto on a post-it to keep you moving forward. (1:03)

  • Success isn’t instant. Does upgrading skills really improve your business or is it a waste of time? (2:27)

  • Shaking in your boots? Choose courage over doubt if you’re feeling this very common reaction. (3:31)

  • Bonus Tip! The icing on top of the cake for being in business full time (4:44)

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About this show:

As featured in Top 10 New & Noteworthy Canada & Top 10 Art & Design Canada, Brand Party Podcast will energize you to invest in your brand in new ways. Join me for tips, insights, and actions you can take to make your brand a priority in your business. My guests and I deliver honest, to-the-point advice you can implement RIGHT AWAY!

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