YTE 009: Stepping out of your 9 to 5 & into entrepreneurship for the first time with Kelsey Turner

July 13, 2017

In this episode, we talked about

  • Stepping out on her own, leaving a 9 to 5 and testing out ideas for the first time
  • How to deal with the overwhelmed feelings
  • Working a part-time job and working on your business
  • Building a supportive community
  • Isolation even add a 9-to-5
  • How an art class made a huge impact on her and has helped shape her view on entrepreneurship
  • Evolving as a person and a business
  • How even if you're just starting out you still have great advice to give
  • How we are all at different stages in our journey

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  • "We've worked so hard and we put in that time blood sweat and tears into somebody else's business that now we're being rewarded with time to build something of our own”
  • “Creative minded people love the creative part but we're really bad at the other stuff”
  • "You should never be stagnant. Your website shouldn't look the same or year from now”
  • “You have to keep it fresh”
  • “Every no will lead to a yes”
  • “Give yourself some breathing room to fail because you're going to”
  • "You have to learn from those failures and use them as opportunities”
  • "Fail”


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Background on the podcast

Yes to Entrepreneurship is a podcast for anyone who is thinking about starting their own business or is already running one. This show features entrepreneurs who meet and talk about business, life, and how it all plays out.

Imagine sitting at a coffee shop and overhearing the people next to you talk about entrepreneurship – that’s exactly what this show is about. Swing by and drop in on our conversations - you're bound to pick up a thing or two!


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