Take the Leap: KC Is the Spot to Start Your Business

We've all seen the lists - Kansas City is a top place to live, enjoy being a millennial, raise a family, and start a business. If you have a business idea, what are you waiting for? 

Since starting Pink Moon Marketing in 2014, I've met with countless people who have asked me how I got started. I tell them over and over again: Kansas City is the BEST. People genuinely want to help you and see you succeed and there are a lot of resources available. Here's the scoop:

Psych Yourself Up

Quitting your day job and the comfort of a consistent paycheck is scary, for sure. And, unfortunately, some people are going to tell you you can't do it or that it's a bad idea. That's why you need to be your own cheerleader and do everything you can to keep your positive thinking up. Here are a few books that can help:

Resources

As you further develop your idea, lean on the many resources in Kansas City to push you and support you. Start here:

Office Space

When you're ready to make the leap, consider a co-working space where you can enjoy a sense of community and all of the office amenities you need. Check these out:

Get Some Money

If your idea needs seed money to get started, these groups may be able to help:

Community

When you're starting a business, it helps to talk to other people in the same boat. Use these resources and then find other groups that are more specific to your industry:

Talk to the Experts

No one can go it alone, so talk to people who can help you look better and act smarter:

What other great resources do we have in KC? Leave your comments below and contact me if you want to grab a coffee and discuss your idea.