Why is it so hard to build a Startup?

It is a battle that begins in your mind, and most people don’t even see the starting line of entrepreneurship, being defeated by the hurdles that they can only see.

So why is it so hard to build and grow your startup?

You are creating something from nothing

Whether it has been done before or it is a new idea no one has ever seen, a startup is something that started as an idea and has to be turned into reality.

Your dreams are too big

There is nothing wrong with dreaming big.

You are indecisive

At this point, you have already gotten one of the main points, that being, a startup needs a lot of work.

Culture and environment

Though most people would refer to this point as an excuse, the truth is blunt and succinct:

Things beyond your control

Try as we may there are things we cannot control.

Conclusion

Ultimately entrepreneurship is a leap of faith.

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Chomwa Shikati

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