Failing: A Self-Hurt Guide to Business Success is a detailed account of Anthony Lee’s many excruciating failures that led to eventual success as an ecommerce entrepreneur. Why did we write this book? Because no one really talks about the failures even though going out on your own means you will encounter one after another.
One of the first concerns that comes up when I’m helping out new entrepreneurs, is how they’re going to manage communicating with suppliers on the other side of the globe, and the other side of the clock. It sounds overwhelming, almost like you’ll have to be on call 24/7, but it’s not as tricky as you might think. Here are a couple of tricks that have helped me keep my sanity and my global relationship intact.