The very first time I left my job to start an entrepreneurial endeavor, I was all set. I had money and a business plan. What else did I need, I thought? I gave notification to my employer and to my surprise, fear set in instantly. I didn’t leave my job … that time. I recognized that while I prepared externally, I didn’t prepare internally– emotionally, psychologically, physically and spiritually– for this life transition.
Entrepreneurship is a multifaceted experience that, without a doubt, carefully looks like a roller rollercoaster ride. When you begin an entrepreneurial journey or “trip,” you know the gamut of experiences, both disappointing and fulfilling, that you will experience as you undertake this obstacle.