... Also, it can be a scary thing to abandon what had provided you security, comfort, and habits.
How do you maintain your ideals and standards of excellence while keep folks in the dojo. I have my ideas in this area. I think there are some good ways to have it both ways.
First point is on the spot... been through some of those scary moments myself.
Second thought about the income, I suppose when that is your main source of income it can make things less than idea... a challenge within itself to be sure, which perhaps could be avoided.
Curious your take on it as you mentioned you had a couple of ideas in that area.