Going Rogue: Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs

Thinking of starting your own business in the tech-industry? This entrepreneur got his start while attending Cornell University, and shares the lessons he learned from starting a business while in college.

Alexis Chateau

Last summer, I went rogue when I quit my corporate job and decided to travel and write for a living. I also started this blog to document my adventures โ€“ and misadventures โ€“ so other people could learn from my experiences. Since then, many people have reached out to ask:

How did you do it,and how can I mirror that success?

This has been a hard lesson to teach, since writing is more an art than a skill. To add to this, many of the ventures readers need advice with require large capital and hiring outside help; whereas I was able to start my writing business with my old laptop and 10 years of professional writing experience.

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of speaking with Alexander Powell, a fellow Jamaican entrepreneur. He too believes in the importance of turning our dreams into achievable goals, and makingโ€ฆ

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. Grant Bernero says:

    This is a really nice article. Thanks for writing this ๐Ÿ™‚ – Grant

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Alex says:

      Thank you Grant. I’m glad you liked it. ๐Ÿ™‚

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