In 20 Reasons to Start Your Own Business, serial entrepreneur Mike Templeman lists the pros of taking the plunge into entrepreneurship. He notes that it gives anyone regardless of age or education the ability to redefine their career.
"Every time I sell a company, I'm presented with an opportunity to reinvent myself all over again," he writes. "On the flip side, if I had received my law degree, I'd be a lawyer (not a lot of room to recreate myself)."
In this Google Hangout, the CEO of Foxtail Marketing elaborates on this point with tips on how to use entrepreneurship to break into new avenues.