Tip #543: Taking Risks

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“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. ” Helen Keller

Entrepreneurs are characterized by their willingness to take risks. As I mulled over the risk I took to get onto the GSA Schedule, I looked back at the risks I have taken that brought me to this time and place.

I risked going to a small college instead of taking a scholarship to a large state university. I met my husband, married at 20, and completed my senior year with my baby in tow, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, Magna cum Laude. So everything turned out all right.

I risked moving alone with my one-year-old daughter from the … Read the rest