Like many other business owners, my entrepreneurial life began when I quit my job and took a leap. My life as an employee had to go away so I could make room for my business. At the time, I was terrified, but now I can see that quitting my job taught me a lot about life. I’m glad I did it or I would have never discovered what it’s like on the other side.
Pick the Brain has a great article over there about what you can learn from quitting a job here http://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/5-things-you-can-learn-by-quitting-your-job/. If you have a moment, stop by and read it.