I started the Sweaty Startup in December of 2018 because I believe the Shark Tank and Tech Crunch culture is ruining the real spirit of low-risk entrepreneurship. In college I connected with a lot of other entrepreneurs and of the 20 or so people pursuing tech and “new idea” startups, not a one succeeded. They all went and got real jobs.

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134: #134 Buying a landscaping or detailing company – a mentoring call

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How do we find a balance in life? The media and the hustle mentality are driving us to crazy lengths. Its about enjoying life.

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