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This vitamin entrepreneur went from sleeping on a friend's sofa for a year to turning over $2 million. Here are his 8 tips for starting your own business

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

At 19, Sebastien Vanderlinden lost his dad to brain cancer, and found himself with neither a house nor money. He had to sleep on his family's friends' sofa for longer than a year.
Today, the company he cofounded, Yumi Nutrition , turns over $2 million a year by selling chewable vitamin gummies. It counts Urban Outfitters, GNC, and Holland & Barrett among its clients.
He told Business Insider about his journey from empty pockets to career success, and shared nine tips for starting and growing your own business.
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