You don’t have to be a full-time entrepreneur to be entrepreneurial. Instead, you can invest, advise and dive into ventures without leaving your day job.
That’s from Patrick McGinnis, author of “The 10% Entrepreneur: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job.”
McGinnis says the advantage is that you protect yourself from a career blowup. He found himself in exactly that spot after the 2008 financial crisis, as he worked at a private equity firm within AIG (AIG).
Also, you can learn to think like an entrepreneur while having the benefit of regular income.Read More