I’ve been a business owner for almost as long as I’ve been a photographer. No matter what stage in life I found myself, I’ve always had at least one side hustle. Sometimes, even one too many. I’ve learned a lot about what it takes to succeed in business, and in life. Gratitude, love and hard work are the essentials, but they are just the start. The articles below contain many of the failures I’ve experienced and the lessons I have learned along the way.