Perhaps my recent birthday has something to do with today’s business building message.
We are too old to waste time. That may not “land” if you are in your twenties. However, it seems like I was 20 years old about 15 minutes ago.
At 20, I graduated college and turned down a half dozen “real job” offers. I became a ski bum and a windsurfing instructor and adventurously traveled the country. At 24, I became Mrs. Hot Rod, the Plumber’s Wife. Max, the perfect son, was born when I was 26. Hot Rod and I struggled with our family business, until we fixed it…and sold it, when I was 35. Since then, I’ve been helping lots of people start, fix and grow their businesses. Most of them are family contracting businesses. They reach out to me when they realize, as I am, that time is flying by. I’ve achieved so many of my goals, but I can’t even comprehend the word retirement. So… […]