Work in your entire life for other people, or become an entrepreneur?
I was raised in the idea of having a great secured job as I finished my studies. I always receive advice
from my parents and teachers that I have to study well and finish college in order for me to have a good life. This idea has been instilled in my mind as I’m growing up. I managed to finish college and became a teacher. After more than seven years of working as a teacher, I realized that I want to become rich, and being a teacher could not make it possible. I wanted to stop working at an early age and be with my family most of the time. I don’t want to be working until I get old. I also want to help other people. If I’m rich, I could help lots of people in need.
So I researched on how to become rich. I read different books, blogs, and watched videos on how to become rich. From different authors of books and successful financial gurus, they have common advice for those who want to become rich, and that is to become an entrepreneur.
I have read success stories about people who have limited education but became wealthy. And in the reality, there are really many intelligent people who have acquired great education and graduated from prestigious school that are working hard for a person that didn’t even finished secondary education. There are also people who have finished a degree that decided to leave their jobs and started their own business.
How about you? Do you want to work in your entire life for other people, or do you want to become an