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From Corporate to Financially Independent Reluctant Entrepreneur Featuring Caroline Ceniza-Levine

Caroline Ceniza-Levine specializes in career change and has reinvented herself multiple times from traditional employee to co-founder of SixFigureStart, a career coaching firm in 2008; and, a real estate and FIRE site in 2017. Caroline is a Forbes Leadership columnist and the author of “Jump Ship: 10 Steps to Starting A New Career”.

We discuss:

  • Reinventing oneself from traditional employee to cofounder [2:02]
  • The benefits of having a business based on your personal goals [4:23]
  • Changes in the way people are being hired [6:36]
  • The omnipresent preference for young employees [7:59]
  • Why voluntarily walking away might make a big difference [10:11]
  • If you want to start a business, go all in [12:44]
  • Why you should focus on the sell first, not the marketing [15:28]
  • The emotional reactions that hit us after a sudden job loss [18:09]
  • Tips to help you overcome the drama of being unemployed [20:27]
  • Trends for late-career highly talented professionals [22:20]

Learn more about Caroline at and Facebook.

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Downloadable PDF on Four Strategies to Make FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) Possible

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About the author, David Shriner-Cahn

Host of the podcasts Smashing the Plateau and Going Solo, David guides solopreneurs selling knowledge and creativity to build profitability and sustainability in their businesses.

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