Why Be a Physician Entrepreneur?
If you are on this page, you are currently or considering, starting your own outside business or practice. A wise choice! Most physicians stated they would prefer to be their own boss, than working for a corporation. However the road is not easy. We get little of any business training in medical school. Having some guide you through your entrepreneurial journey, can often be the deciding point between success and failure. At BootstrapMD, we provide mentoring on all level for helping entrepreneurial physicians achieve their goals.
What is the Benefit of Having a Physician Entrepreneur Coach?
My favorite phrase is “Success leaves clues”. Getting the ability from someone who has had success in business and in medicine, can avoid wasteful time and money.
A great article from Inc Magazine sums up best the benefits of hiring a coach or mentor for entrepreneurs.
Personal Growth – take advantage of those who walked before you. There are fundamental principles involved with running business, and unfortunately, medical school gives us zero training on running a business. Despite with what we’ve been trained it’s better to work smarter, not harder.
Save Time – If you are trying to work full-time as a physician, and full-time as an entrepreneur something is going to give. Today, technology and using the power of the internet has made the path easier to be an entrepreneur. However, if you are not in line with what’s current, leveraging the experience of a mentor can save time and money.
Leverage Technology – We are seeing everyday new technology make our lives easier and faster. Most physicians don’t have the time to implement all the tools. Having the ability to resource or network can better guide you to success.
Why Choose BootstrapMD?
As a physician myself, I understand the innate struggle with being a physician as well as an entrepreneur. Having started a business from my laptop and turned it into million dollar success, has opened many doors for me, and for it not having a mentor I would not be in the place I am today. More about me here.
Being an entrepreneur can be lonely. Having a fresh set of eyes on a new challenge can make all the difference and give a perspective you get elsewhere. . I would have not been in the place I’d be, if I did not have a group of mentors to call on, when my business struggles. And I’m not alone. On a recent study, entitled “Defining and Achieving Small Business Success”, discovered that small business owners and entrepreneurs and increasingly using coaches for overcoming challenges. For nearly a decade, we have provide consulting for both beginning and experienced physician entrepreneurs.
Whether it be personalized coaching, or in a more formalized setting through a workshop, we have many different options that you can consider. Reach out to me here so we can start the discussion. I look forward to help you achieve your goals!