How to Turn Your Passion Into Money
Have you always dreamt of starting your own business, but have no idea where to start? Business-savvy author D.M. Christensen lays out step-by-step advice for aspiring entrepreneurs in his refreshingly honest book, The Part Time Startup.
Ready to learn to identify your passions, make smart investment decisions, and launch your side business? You can do all this without having to quit your full-time job. You’ll learn how in The Part Time Startup: Your Path to Financial Freedom While Building Your Career.
Learn how to turn your passion into income
This eye-opening book is an excellent resource for anyone who craves the freedom and flexibility of being your own boss. It’s written in a conversational style that’s easy to understand, even if you’ve never taken a single business or marketing class. Christensen’s approachable book is further broken down into 3 key sections to advise every step of your startup journey:
- Part I: Building Your Business. The first part of Christensen’s book is all about selecting the best business model for your needs, goals, and lifestyle. The goal of this chapter is to understand your core passions and develop a strategy for starting your own business while still maintaining a steady stream of income.
- Part II: Balancing Your Personal Commitments. Striking a balance between work and personal life is something that many entrepreneurs and business owners struggle with. Chistensen’s belief is that this elusive balance is so difficult to accomplish because the very concept of “work-life balance” is a myth! Instead, you will have to develop a keen sense of your priorities and learn how to wisely discern which tasks are most important every day. With practice, you’ll be able to work smarter without burning yourself out.
- Part III: Building Yourself and Your Career. This final section is all about investing in yourself and making decisions that will benefit your life in the long run. From getting an education to choosing the right career path, Christensen illustrates the value of treating yourself like a company. The more you challenge yourself to grow and learn, the more value you’ll accumulate in your chosen career field.
For more information about the author, check out D.M. Christensen’s author page on Amazon!