The Road to Solopreneur Success looks different for each and every one of us. The most powerful thing we can do? Share our stories and shorten the learning curve for everyone around us.
So we turned to our community to share their Road to Solopreneur Success -- the ups, the downs, and the lessons learned as they work toward more celebrations each and every day in their solo businesses.
We are super grateful for what they shared -- and can’t wait for you to learn from them, too. Grab your coffee + a pen, and get ready to take notes from these great reads:
7 Mistakes I’ve Made on the Road to Solopreneur Success - Shannon Mattern, WP*BFF
Shannon (a Bundle contributor!) shares crucial lessons on on boundary setting, sleeping, putting people before money, joining a mastermind, and more.
Our favorite quote: “Just because I’m a one woman shop doesn’t mean I have to carry the weight of this business on my shoulders.”
The One Thing Every Creative Solopreneur Should Be Doing - Ashley Brooks, Brooks Editorial
Ashley (also a Bundle contributor!) started her solo business from her living room couch in November of 2012. And over nearly three years, she has come out with one secret to her solopreneur success: relationships.
Our favorite quote: “Relationships are the reason for nearly every single paying client I’ve ever had… But as any kindergartner knows, making friends is hard sometimes.”
#goingsolo: hard parts + highlights - Laura Palmer, xo-lp
Laura’s been #goingsolo for 12 months now, but she’s the first to admit: it’s been the most difficult and the most fun 12 months of her 32 years of life. We’re betting you can relate to a few of the “hard parts” and “highlights” she shares.
Our favorite quote: “There’s no time for the fear, you guys.”
The Road to Solopreneur Success - Jo Gifford, Dexterous Diva
Jo, a childhood entrepreneur who’s since built a thriving business, is no stranger to risk and growth -- and knows that success looks different for everyone.
Our favorite quote: “The life of an entrepeneur evolves at 4 times the speed of a “normal person.” Who wants to be normal?”
The Conundrum of Being a Solopreneur - Marianne Manthey, Design Your Own (Lovely) Blog
Marianne (also a Bundle contributor!) has built a successful blog and business -- but it hasn’t come without its downsides. In this vulnerable post, she shares a powerful lesson that’s helping her save her sanity.
Our favorite quote: “Opportunities may be lost, but boundaries must be drawn.”
All of these posts were written as part of the Road to Solopreneur Success blog tour, promoting the Solopreneur Success Bundle: a roundup of e-courses, e-books, and subscriptions designed to help you succeed in all aspects of your solopreneur biz. Your chance to grab over $1,500 in products at just $99 is only here from September 14-18th -- learn more and get yours now!