10 Things You Need to Know About Being an Entrepreneur

Contributed by Anne McAuley of McAuley Freelance Writing

  1. You will get a lot more done if you don’t need to sleep.
  2. Don’t get up from a video conference call unless you’re wearing bottoms.
  3. Showers are for wimps.
  4. Coffee is for closers.
  5. Yes, you really close deals in your pajamas, unshowered at 5AM.
  6. Starbucks is your office.
  7. Siestas have been incorporated into the corporate culture.
  8. There is no tattoo or dress code; you don’t need it because you’re a grown-up.
  9. Your phone won’t answer itself.
  10. The benefits outweigh the costs.