So Money - Episode 586

Patrick McGinnis

"The 10% Entrepreneur" Author

What if I told you that you could keep your 9-5 job AND be an entrepreneur? Our guest today says being a business owner doesn’t have to be an all or nothing proposition. Patrick McGinnis is here to offer advice on how to be a part-time entrepreneur. He’s a venture capitalist and author of the international bestseller, The 10% Entrepreneur: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job.

Patrick practices what he preaches. He’s a 10% entrepreneur, himself. Outside his day job he’s built a diverse and global portfolio of investments, including top tech companies. Tune in to the full interview to learn more about how to gradually become your own boss.

If you’d like to learn more about Patrick visit or follow him on Twitter @pjmcginnis. To get a copy of his free e-book visit:

One of my favorite quotes from the interview: “Taking control & building something for myself was the best way to feel a lot better about the world around me.” – Click To Tweet

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