Category: Entrepreneur

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Quitting to Start a Business

I share my personal story of quitting my job to start my business, Level Up Financial Planning. While working in a position many would consider a dream position, with a 6-month-old at home, I quit my job. It was the scariest decision I ever made. In addition to my story, I share a few of the financial steps I took before quitting and a couple of things I wish I had done differently. Job hunting…
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August 25, 2020 0
leo youckey navigating racism & burnout

Navigating Race & Burnout in Tech With Leo Yockey

Leo Yockey is a Software Engineer, Writer, and Speaker from Los Angeles. He runs a digital agency called MangoBass Consulting and is an advocate for underrepresented people in the tech industry. Leo shares his unique story and perspective as a transgender black man in tech. Making a career change Self-taught and coding bootcamp resources Importance of a mentor Real-world example of systemic racism Creating multiple streams of income Monetizing your expertise Unlearning money myths Breaking…
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August 16, 2020 0

A Podcast for Every Programmer w/ Charles Max Wood

July 10, 2019 Lucas Casarez CFP®/ Charles Max Wood Today’s guest, Charles Max Wood, discusses his career path from initially thinking programming was dumb to realizing how programming can make life easier, to his aggressive goal of providing a podcast for every programming community. Layoffs Employee Vs. Freelancing Podcasts Emergency Savings Team Work Business Freelancer List of Impactful Books Business Coaches  Importance of Processes Do What You Love Charles’ Infohttps://www.linkedin.com/in/charlesmaxwood/https://devchat.tvhttp://podwrench.com Resources Mentioned Profit First Let Your…
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May 12, 2020 0