4 Hard Truths You Need To Accept In Order To Become A Great Entrepreneur

How to become a better entrepreneur by understanding and accepting the reality of becoming one.

1. You will face anxiety, frustration, and depression

Evidence shows that 72% of entrepreneurs are affected by mental illness.

What you can do:

If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.” — Nikola Tesla

2. There is no shortcut to success

“Running a start-up is like eating glass. You just start to like the taste of your own blood.” — Sean Parker

What you can do:

3. You will face the unknown and uncertain

“An entrepreneur is someone who will jump off a cliff and assemble an airplane on the way down.”

What you can do:

4. Some people won’t support you or won’t love what you do

What you can do:


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