Entrepreneurship & Mental Health: Time To Remove The Stigma

Updated: Dec 31, 2020


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Entrepreneurship isn't for everyone, and that's okay. If you decide to embark on this treacherous path with no linear outlook with the understanding that some days you'll be on top of the world, while other days, you'll wonder why the hell you got started in the first place. After featuring many entrepreneurs through the Black Girl Ecosystem, a question we ask is, "Has there been a time where you wanted to walk away from it all?" The answer was, "Every day." But, there is a caveat. Despite having those moments, you then realize how much impact your idea, your product, your service is having on the world––then it makes every bit of it worth it.

However, the truth is, entrepreneurship is a lonely journey. There is a psychological impact on entrepreneurship