You thought you could just dive right into your new venture? The first month of entrepreneurship is punctuated with administrative overheads like paperwork, forms, writing checks, balancing projects and accounts, with a little bit of actual work sprinkled on top. To make things worse, these administrative tasks create a perfect storm of procrastination. In contrast, in a new corporate job, there are a few clerical details to take care of... benefits & tax forms, and then you are off and running!
Here are some helpful references to get you started with your own business. We aren't saying that you can skip these administrative overheads. However, be mindful of how they may take over as you embark on your journey.