If You Describe Your Target Customer With This Word, You've Already Failed

Peter Voogd and Austin Netzley explain some of the most common mistakes new entrepreneurs make.

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Every entrepreneur makes mistakes along the way. It's only natural. But, Entrepreneur Network partner Peter J. Voogd wants to help readers and viewers avoid a few common pitfalls, which is why he sat down with fellow entrepreneur Austin Netzley in this video.

Here, Voogd and Netzley talk about common errors entrepreneurs make -- like failing to focus on marketing or creating too wide of a target audience. They also explain that it's not as hard to write a book as you'd think and break down some entrepreneurship classes you can take to dive deeper into the world of entrepreneurship.

Watch the video to learn more.

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