Bestselling author, Sue Monk Kidd said in a recent interview with Brene Brown on her podcast, Unlocking Us, “Every person has their own particular genius, that is their largeness, that is unique to them. Bringing it forth is a life’s work… It’s frightening to think of having this part of ourselves, this magnitude, this passion in ourselves... Bringing forth your largeness is a gift to the world.”
I became the team’s CARES Act expert and began work with small businesses (whether they were clients or not) to help navigate the PPP and EIDL loan landscapes. In the days, weeks and months that followed I began to encounter over and over again the true spirit of the Nation’s entrepreneurial community.
As the business grows, experiences ups and downs, and presents what seem like a never-ending series of demands, the owner may feel like their business owns them, not the other way around. Below is the story of my journey from busy entrepreneur to retired and how I was able to plan and accomplish the transition.
Having your cake and eating it too – Plan your transition and choose to keep working You love running your company. Some of your friends have retired. You saw how excited they were when their retirement [...]