Running your won business, being your own boss looks so easy, doesn’t it? Well, there is so much more that goes into being an entrepreneur than just sitting around instructing people to do work.
entrepreneurship liberating, exhilarating and unbelievably rewarding. A thousand other things along with these come at the same time and often all on the same day. Especially on a daily basis.
From failure to million-dollar business.
Your ventures may fail. No no, most of them will but you only need one to get successful isn’t it. And one surely will be, all you have to do is keep trying and not give up. entrepreneurship is all about these ups and downs; daily and over time. But that’s how you will learn how to navigate them to attain success in the end.
The problem with this harmful myth.
99% of the people don’t float their way to the top. This is a harsh reality to understand. But some of the “instant-success” stories that become sources of hope and inspiration are one in a million, Literally.
Everyone wants to believe that they are one in a million, especially in this case but its better to loose this expectation in the beginning so that it can actually save you a lot of frustration while encountering obstacles. Prepare for the dawn and so that when you see it, you can throw a flashlight in its face and keep moving forward till dusk.
Remember, nothing’s permanent
when you’re up on the wheel, enjoy it while it lasts. Soak it in, revel and bask in its glory. But when you’re down, remember that there is a way out because you can’t stay down forever either. Everything you are experiencing in the present will pass. It is critical to remember this because entrepreneurship and depression go hand in hand.
Brush up on your stoicism.
Understand that you can’t always control what happens but you sire can choose how you respond to it. You can let your circumstances sink you or choose to use them in a ways that help you rise instead.
Surviving amid the ups and downs, that’s a sneak peak in to the life of an entrepreneur has many, many ups and downs. The trick to surviving them is:
1. Understanding highs and lows are both long and short-term and a part of everyon’es lives. They are normal.
2. Don’t into the myth of “overnight success”;
3. Remember that neither highs nor lows are permanent. They will pass with time and prepare you for the next.