8 Things I’ve Learned From Starting My First Business

Experience is a hard teacher. It gives the exam first, and then the lesson.”

I don’t know whose quote that is – is it yours? If so, go you! – but whoever said that is the wisest person I’ve never met. I’ve been running Grants on a Mission for 6 months now, and here are 8 lessons starting my first business has taught me along the way.