Some advice and ideas from people who quit their day job to create what they are passionate about.
It requires intense commitment.
“How many hours are there in a week? That’s what full time is to us.”
Finding your passion
“It was like I didn’t know I could fly, and then I could fly.”
“Cut everything that isn’t good. Cut it right to the edge.”
“If there is any way to get a job, it’s by doing it first.”
If you want to make/edit video, make the video that potential clients will want to see. Bre Pettis
From the Quit Your Day Job and Vlog Panel at SXSW Interactive Festival, 2008
- Zadi Diaz Principal, Smashface Productions LLC
- Bre Pettis Video Podcaster, Make:
- Timothy Shey Founder, Next New Networks
- Lisa Donovan Zappin Productions
- Lindsay Campbell Producer/Host, Wallstrip CBS Interactive
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Becky started Small Biz Survival in 2006 to share rural business and community building stories and ideas with other small town business people. She and her husband have a small cattle ranch and are lifelong entrepreneurs. Becky is an international speaker on small business and rural topics.