entrepreneur - a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.

  • RISK / STRESS - There is nothing relaxing about risking all your assets & financial stability.
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  • TIME / ENERGY - Figuring out how to spend your time and effort efficiently is the biggest thing you will have to conquer. People [customers, employees, lovers, accountants, contractors, salespeople] will demand more of your time as you gain success. 
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  • CREATIVITY - It's hard to do everything else and still be creative but it's the most important aspect of a successful businessperson.
  • HIRE YOUR BOSS - If you like being creative... hire others who will do the things you don't want to do... like scheduling, taxes, payroll... etc.