When you stray off the path into the thick, wild jungle things get really tough really fast. It takes a tremendous amount of effort to move just a few feet at times, and there’s the constant question of whether you’re even heading in the right direction.
That’s what it’s like to be an entrepreneur.
Many of us turn back after just a little time in the jungle and never make the progress we dreamed of.
Whether your jungle is starting your own business, launching a new product, or trying anything new, Corbett Barr has some awesome wisdom to share with us to help you power through that transition.
Corbett shares with us:
- The challenges of making the jump from corporate world to entrepreneur
- What he did after his startup failed that led straight to what he’s doing now
- The mindset that fueled it all
Listen now: 031: Finding your way to success in business and life (with Corbett Barr)
Rapid Fire Questions
One thing holding him back from reaching the next level:
Worrying about what other people thought about what he was doing instead of just focusing on solving problems.
One thing he gave up to start making better progress:
Embraced minimalism so that he could live frugally enough to make his runway longer so he’d have more time to build a business.
One characteristic that separates Corbett from the rest:
Relentlessly focusing on listening to his audience and asking them how he can serve them.
The Wisdom of Insecurity – by Allan Watts