Not everyone has the means or the freedom to make their entrepreneurial dreams come true on a full-time basis right off the bat, but just because you can’t quite let go of that primary paycheck just yet doesn’t mean you have to let the dream go.
Matthew Toren at Entrepreneur has six tips for making a part-time entrepreneurial gig work because, as the old adage goes, there’s no time like the present.
1. Find balance. Of course, this is what being a part-time entrepreneur is all about. Can you start up and maintain your commitment to your full-time responsibilities? If you get caught up in your business to the point that your full-time job suffers, people will notice and it will cost you opportunities and, potentially, the job itself.