5 tips for starting your own business

Sacrifices have to be made, but with right strategy, execution and grit, one can find great fulfilment

Video screengrabs of teachers from Write Edge coaching pupils during a writing workshop with The Straits Times in 2019.
Video screengrabs of teachers from Write Edge coaching pupils during a writing workshop with The Straits Times in 2019.PHOTO: THE WRITE EDGE

Six years ago, I left my job in public relations to start a home-based tuition business of 12 students. As more students signed up, I rented a small shophouse nearby.

There, in an unassuming corner of the neighbourhood, I became an entrepreneur at 24.

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