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Starting and growing your business as an expat will test you to the limit but the rewards can more than compensate. Become a business hero for your customers, your family and of course yourself. But first you have to navigate your fears and concerns, adopt the right mindset, learn from others mistakes, build a supportive network and have a smart plan. Join Alex Congdon, a UK expat in Switzerland, as he interviews expat business owners, entrepreneurs and experts from around the world as they share their stories and strategies, successes and failures.

Mar 11, 2019

Johan Franzen, a Swede living in Switzerland, is proving there is entrepreneurial life after a long and successful corporate career. He's created what he calls a “virtual swiss army knife for your entrepreneurial journey”,  a platform for entrepreneurs that want to connect and be part of a trusted community of like minded business owners and specialists, exchanging resources, tips and tools. He’s given it a novel name too,

Episode Highlights

01:33 - What prompted the start of your community ?
05:01 - The connection of trusted people for entrepreneurs
07:08 - The bigger and global vision to help entrepreneurs
08:15 - How has your corporate background helped ?
15:54 - The transition from employee to entrepreneur
26:32 - Key learning points when starting a business
32:16 - Future plans and goals

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