How I earned my Independence

Today is Indian Independence Day, and so the idea of this post is to recap my experience over last 6 months when I gained my independence – moving from working for others to working for myself. It is a long story but I will try to keep it short. Anyone interested in the details behind the points should feel free to contact me. I hope this post nudges a few of you forward, in putting that last ounce of doubt away and become independentJ.

Even though there are many risks in being independent, they essentially boil down to 3 questions:

  • Do I have enough saving to last 12 months without any earning?
  • Do I believe passionately in the idea that I want to pursue?
  • Will I learn more than my peers even when I fail in my ‘independence’ march? Continue reading