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Why I Quit My Job And Got A Second Life

It was only a matter of time before I had enough money to buy some things I wanted and start a life of my own. I found out that it’s far easier and far cheaper to become a web developer than it is to become a restaurant owner. There are no bosses involved. No hours to be worked. No people waiting on you. It was a win-win for both parties: I could continue the work that I love (working with Web developers), while I had time to do everything else in life that I wanted to.

When I started thinking about what to do with my life, I thought, “Well, if it were up to me, I’d make money and then leave so I could do what I want. Why wouldn’t I?” I wasn’t sure that’s what was best for me (although in hindsight, perhaps it is and maybe it isn’t) but I thought that I could figure out “how to do it.” I mean, a billion-dollar web site didn’t seem like a stretch anyway. So I decided to do it because I never did anything to earn money before.

I also found that, in addition to working as a computer programmer, I could work for myself too (something I’ve always wanted to do but never had the confidence to do). At this point, I’m making far more money a year than I ever spent working in any other way.

I’ve always been passionate about music. It’s been my main passion since I was a little kid. I even started up my own band when I was 10 years old. I have a great band now too (with a few members from my band), which has taken on many different projects over the years. We’re actually very successful. We tour and play all over the world, and sell out shows all the time. But being a professional musician and a professional artist, I was still pretty much broke.

It took me a while to decide what I wanted to do with my life. I eventually settled on the idea I wrote about in this article. In short, I want to start a company that will produce and sell music, software, and products for the web. I’ve already decided what to sell and the general direction it will take, but I’m a little hesitant to put it up on Kickstarter. It seems like you can’t really do anything without funding, and it would probably take a while to raise the necessary amount of funding if it’s going to be a successful project.

I really am a passionate man, and one of the ways you can get a lot of passion out in the world is as an entrepreneur. What I’ll do is start my own company and try to sell it as an idea that the world must see, to get others to believe that things like this are possible. I know it won’t work. I know it’s an unlikely dream, but it’s my passion. I’m not going to give up until I find a way to turn this passion full-time. Because I’m an incredibly competitive person and I have my eyes on the next big thing, I might fail miserably. But there could be millions of other people who feel the same way I do and try in the same vain too. If you feel the same way, try a kickstarter of your own for your passion. Because I’m not getting rich from this, I’m just passionate about what I do and what I believe. I hope you share in that.

The “What If” part

I know I know no one actually makes a million-dollar Web site, and that some people can manage to generate a bit of money from a Web site, but here’s a thought exercise:

You work for a client as a developer, with a yearly salary of $200K and an average yearly revenue stream of $10K. You write a program that generates a million dollars a year .

You write a million-dollar Web site.

You run a million-dollar website with just a few programmers and $10,000/year in revenue.

Who would’ve thought that just a few years ago that “million-dollar Web site” might’ve been possible?

The next two weeks would probably be very productive.