MBA1715 Q&A Wednesday: I’m constantly stressed thinking my business will go under. What do I do?

You’re not alone.

Being stressed out by your business is very normal. But at some point, the stress outweighs the benefits. How can you tell when your business is costing you too much in terms of mental and emotional health?

More importantly, how can you regain your sanity?

It’s Q&A Wednesday, and we’ve got a listener whose business has been causing too much stress for way too long. Today, we offer a few ways to really decide if it’s worth carrying on — and if so, how to enjoy it again!

We applaud this listener for their bravery in sharing their struggle. Let’s see if we can help. Click Play!


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