Pay Yourself First!

About one-week ago, I had the sincere pleasure to be a part of Pursuit Sports Group (@pursuitsportsgroup) NBA All-stars three-day event. There, many legends in the sports world appeared to speak about finance and the lessons they've learned or taught others. The largest concept that I took away was "Pay Yourself First." It seems simple right? Normally, we'd think that paying yourself first simply mean paying yourself what is left over after you've paid your bills and other creditors. Nope. That's not it! What does it mean? Simply, before you pay anyone --- pay yourself between 10% - 30% of whatever you make. It helps you to save a nest egg and potentially have the ability to invest in other

You don't know what you don't know

It's easy to get wrapped up in a mindset of "I have to do it all." It's easy to think that you have to wear every hat in your business to ensure that every T is crossed and every I is dotted. But, do you? Really... Do you? No. You do not. One of the biggest lessons that a business owner can learn is knowing when there are things that will surface or already lurking in the background that they just don't know. Why don't they know it? Because it isn't their craft. It isn't in their wheelhouse. It isn't something where you may be able to just google a few words and get the answer you desire. You're not alone. I had to learn this also. Although I've obtained multiple academic degrees, I still do

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