Many entrepreneurs start their businesses with the illusion that it will be a quick path to riches. Unfortunately, with the rare exception, it isn’t. That is why it’s important that you understand why you’re running your business, and what you’re hoping to get from it.
Why did you start your business?
If you started it because you are passionate about the industry you’re in or that you’re excited by the prospect of running and growing a business, that’s enough of a “why” to keep you going past the early business-year struggles.