Best of December Reading Recs: How to build wealth, public speaking tips, and price bundling


I’ve heard many of my fellow entrepreneur friends say that starting a business is like a rollercoaster ride. While it made sense, I don’t think I fully internalized that until this year.

I started my business in November 2018.

Now in my 13th month, I can say that I experienced more intense ups and downs than the prior three years combined.

While I had some wins (especially in the second half of the year), I also made a ton of mistakes and have lots of “opportunities for growth.”

In this post, I reflect on my first year in business as well as share 9 key lessons I learned. 

Here are five more things worth reading this month.

Just For Fun

In lighter news, here are three of my favorite TikToks this month.

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