Do You Have a Bag Lady Business Plan?

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The fear of being a baglady. Anyone who has ever thought of or started a business has feared living in a van down by the river. I know it certainly scared the hell out of me. Four plus years later though I'm still growing and no sign of bad-ladydom thankfully. This seems to plague women far more than it does men. Why is that and how can you avoid the fear and the risk? Read this compelling post about creating a bag lady business plan.



This female fear of bagdom is sometimes mentioned as a reason there aren't more women entrepreneurs. Since I'm not a sociologist or an expert on women, I can't say for sure if that's true. But, it seems right, based on my experience. Male entrepreneurs don't seem to be as concerned with paying the mortgage...until the bank account is absolutely drained dry. Oops! So, am I saying men are fearless? Nope, not at all. They just think differently about risks and opportunities. (Yes, men and women think differently, which is terrific, really.) ...

But how does one avoid panic? Well, that's where the "bag lady" biz plan comes in.





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