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“It Wasn’t the Most Legit Thing.” How to Recover from an Illegal Business Idea (FS084)

It was a successful business making good money, a few thousand a month. And then, suddenly, poof — the whole business is gone.

This is the allure and the danger of a business ideas that’s “not the most legit thing,” and this is the situation one of our podcast guests today has to deal with.

Our answers to his question and 3 other Fizzle Show listeners on today’s show. Enjoy!

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““It Wasn’t the Most Legit Thing.” How to Recover from an Illegal Business Idea”


Dara’s Question (7m)

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Rob’s Question (18m)

  • What’s your biggest failure and how get back up and find success?
  • He “wasn’t doing the most legit thing.” A Google update destroyed his business.
  • He’s forced to create something new after working so hard.
  • each of us share a failure story and how we pulled out of it.

Dante’s Question (37m)

Amy’s Question (49m)

  • How do you get momentum back after you’ve lost it?
  • She launched a product for Mellow-Waves.com, had a crisis of confidence the week before launch. Fizzle community helped her launch but she didn’t promote it as much as she originally wanted to.
  • How do you keep up momentum after you’ve been working for so long and then everything goes “meh”?

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Every week we talk with entrepreneurs. We talk about what’s working and what isn’t. We talk about successes and failures. We spend time with complete newbies, seasoned veterans, and everything in between.

One topic that comes up over and over again with both groups is mistakes made in starting businesses. Newbies love to learn about mistakes so they can avoid them. Veterans love to talk about what they wish they had known when starting out.

These conversations have been fascinating, so we compiled a list of the 10 mistakes we hear most often into a nifty lil' guide.

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