If you own your own business or run a nonprofit, you may love what you do.
Love is blinding. It will make you do crazy things.
When you start a business you love, you are going to need people around you who can help make sure crazy stays out of it as much as possible.
A little crazy is good. A lot of it? Not so much.
Find three people you can count on and make sure they know enough to help. Give them permission to do these three things:
- Challenge you on an idea you have
- Make sure you finish what you start
- Encourage you when you are struggling