My partners and I just finished a year-long exploration to determine the next business we would run. We focused hard on how to avoid building a company that we’d hate running.
I want to share it here because in 8 years of bootstrapping I’ve never seen anyone write about how to figure this out. It’s MASSIVELY important, especially for bootstrappers who are in this to live life on their own terms.
The intro is a good summary:
How do you know if the business you’re running will enable you to live the life you want to live? This was a major question we grappled with during our year-long search for our next business venture, a process we imaginatively termed “Project Next Biz”.
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Would love any feedback or experiences you’ve had doing this.