The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship

The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship Avatar Posted by bigmoneyweb under Customer Service
From http://www.inc.com 456 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on August 23, 2013 8:14 am
No one said building a company was easy. But it's time to be honest about how brutal it really is--and the price so many founders secretly pay.

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Written by MarkT
451 days ago

I think the biggest psychological toll that entrepreneurship takes on most people is all the doubt that they have to face. Especially in the beginning when they have no results to show for a long time.

Like for anything there is a learning curve, but for entrepreneurship you don't see the results until you're a while down that curve. Most people can't face that doubt for long periods of time and give up.

Really awesome share. This one just spoke to me. Definitely got my vote :)

- Mark T.



Written by tiroberts
455 days ago

There can be huge psychological strains when it comes to business ownership. But if you really have a passion for it and it's working to your benefit, I say keep pressing forward.



Written by tcamba
456 days ago

Wow! This is just eye opening. I never expected entrepreneurs to struggle with a lot of mental problems. I guess, there really is a greater need for people that need psychological help especially in the business industry.



Written by BizRock
456 days ago

Thanks for this very useful article. Stressful job that can create emotional turbulence it is not easy to lead an independent business.



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