Why I Used to Want to Be an Entrepreneur

Matthew R. Harris
Mar 15, 2020 · 8 min read
Photo by Ben Rosett on Unsplash

I used to think being an entrepreneur was cool. I don’t anymore.

Entrepreneurship is always glorified. Everybody thinks it’s about pitching investors on your newest IOS app. They think it’s endless rooftop happy hours. They think it’s about having your own company t-shirt designed and creating an office environment that closely resembles a preschool playroom more so than an actual office.