My anxiety is rooted in the feeling of responsibility
July 24, 2015
95 percent of things I do I have no clue what I’m doing
May 12, 2015
This morning I had a discussion with my Dad, who has invested a lot of money in my venture, and I said we are going well with the product, but it’s n...
'they didn’t, in my opinion, see that I was actually really running a company'
October 27, 2017
My family expects different things than I expect for myself, and it does weigh on me. My father, especially. I have family whom are quite normal and w...
‘Entrepreneurship is like when your friends tell you you can sing well’
November 3, 2017
There’s that peak of anxiety right before you launch your product, and you have this moment of, “Oh, damn. I’ve thrown 15,000 dollars into this project. It had better work! It’d be a real shame if it flopped!”. You’ve put everything into it: lots of effort, time, and money. You have something that you think can work, and you’ve talked to other people about it—they all thought it was solid. But that finished product you made from your idea or concept can be received differently by everyone else. So, until the moment you launch it, you’re thinking about your friends that you’ve shown the product to and them saying how good it looks, and that it’ll work and be a success, but this is just like when they tell you you can sing well.