It was one of the scariest things I ever did, quitting my job to do this. You need to be able to take risks in business; you don’t know where you’re going to take it otherwise. Take calculated low-cost risks. Find a way of testing your idea before committing to it full-time. And make sure it’s something you’re passionate about. Owning your own business will consume you, so you need drive to get you
through those long days – and sometimes nights.