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#918 Giving Up Your Corporate Paycheck to Start a New Business

For every person that’s gone on to make millions of dollars there’s another 20 that tried and failed. Turning an idea into a profitable business endeavor is incredibly difficult. If you are considering the idea of giving up your corporate paycheck to start a new business, look for ways prove your concept before making the jump.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Job security, Podcasts, risk.

#697 Minimize Your Losses

When things aren’t going well, sometimes the best way to maximize your profit is to minimize your losses. Don’t fall so in love with a business, product, or concept that it impacts your judgement.…

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#696 Spread Your Risk

In life you never want to put all of your eggs in one basket. Once you’ve reached some degree of comfort financially, spread your risk around so you don’t have too much exposure to any one thing.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Podcasts, risk.

#695 Don’t Take Big Risks Repeatedly

While it’s true that most successful people took risks to get there, it’s important not to take big risks repeatedly. At some point your good fortune may run out. Be smart about the risks you take.…

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#694 The Risk of Exposure

Consider the risk of exposure. The law of averages suggests that the more exposure you have to a risky activity, the higher the probability that you will experience a problem.…

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#693 Coming to Terms With Risk

Coming to terms with risk requires you to fully understand the consequences and the odds associated with those consequences.…

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