James Pelton is Youtuber who loves Jesus and loves to help people quit their 9–5 job with passive income, especially in the crypto space. After selling his software business for 7-figures in 2020, he has devoted his time to investing, and his favorite investing class — crypto. Over the last year, He has grown his crypto portfolio from $150k to over $1m by focusing on high-yield crypto projects. And now he wants to do the same for you.
What piece of advice would you give to college graduates who want to become entrepreneurs?
James: Don’t give up. Find problems and build solutions. Don’t let people tell you that you can’t do it. If you had the chance to start your career over again, what would you do differently?* I thought starting your own business would be very difficult, but it is not as hard as it looks. Just get started and learn as you go.
What are the top three skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur?
- Ability to teach yourself
- Ability to not give up
- Ability to connect and network
James: Getting enough sleep, drinking enough water, exercising.
What entrepreneurial tricks have you discovered to keep you focused and productive in your busy schedule?
James: Reading, following others who have succeeded in the area, you would like to succeed in.