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Old 08-08-2010, 11:17 PM
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I am reading Ride Of A Lifetime now. by Paul Teutul.

In the book he talks about how after he watched the movie Easy Rider, the idea of a motorcycle being your ticket to freedom really hit a chord in him.

Up to that point, he was in his early twenties at the time, he had never ridden a motorcycle before or worked on an engine.

He found an interest in bikes. Part time, he was able to develop that interest into a passion while he built and rebuilt many motorcycles in his shop. This went on for years (15+) before he got to thinking he could attempt to make this into a business.

So maybe, if the average person is wanting to start a business, they should be looking for an interest first. Experiment with it. See if you have a passion for it. Then, maybe you could turn it into a business.

Maybe it is possible that the lack of passion for a business you are starting can lead to it's early demise!

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