Why Quitting Your Corporate Job For A Startup Is A Good Idea

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Quit Job For Startup

In this startup boom, it sometimes seems that almost everyone is thinking about becoming an entrepreneur. The reasons are different-some are chasing fame and glory, while some want work satisfaction, some do it for money, while some just want to get rid of their cruel boss! Many are leaving their 9 to 5 jobs to startup and why it’s a good idea to do so.

Pursue your Passion

Is there anything that you wanted to do but could not because of lack of time, opportunity or money? Are you passionate about health and fitness? Leave your job and start a gym or become a nutritional consultant. Love making sketches?

You have an idea to disrupt the market. You know you are better than what your current job pays you. You are passionate and have the ability to hustle.

The “Log kya kahenge” thing has already murdered many dreams, don’t let the passion in you die.

No upper cap on your income

When you become an entrepreneur, your income is determined by things like how good your idea, how well you market is and how your other management skills are. As you start doing your business, your hunger will rise and you will keep setting new goals for yourself.

Location and work hour independence

You can travel and still run your business. Internet, remote employees and modern technology has made it possible. If you want to spend time with your family, you can work from home or take a day off completely. You have the flexibility to fit the work into your life and vice versa.

Personal Development

During your entrepreneurial journey you will discover that you’re way more capable than what you previously had thought! You become better at networking and nurturing relationships. It gives you a vision and makes you an innovative problem solver!

And above all

Be the master of your fate

When you have a conventional job, you don’t decide what you’d do. Your company, your boss decides how you would spend your time from 9 to 5 in the office. But as an entrepreneur, you will control your destiny. Your skills and hard work will decide how much you earn.

Engineering student by education and Entrepreneur by choice. Asish is a TCS Best Student Awardee, NDTV featured student entrepreneur and International School of Entrepreneurship Education awardee. He also worked with many startups and big companies for their business development and strategical growth. Asish has been heading The Startup Journal since its inception in 2014.