Part Time Pointers, Part 2

Tips to help you balance your new business with your day job.

Be ready to give up personal time. You won't have much time for television, reading or hobbies you used to enjoy. Be sure the sacrifice is worth it, or both your job and your business will suffer.

Focus on the task in front of you. When you're at work, focus on work: don't let thoughts of your business distract you.

Tomorrow: Two more way to help you balance.

Excerpted from Start Your Own Business: The Only Start-Up Guide You'll Ever Need