For my fellow entrepreneurs who also swing between self-worship and self-accusation, I came across this helpful diagram over on Tim Ferris’ blog.
It comes from the work of Cameron Herold. In this post he describes four stages of an entrepreneur’s “rollercoaster.”
- Uninformed Optimism
- Informed Pessimism
- Crisis of Meaning
- Informed Optimism
It’s a valuable read. Check it out and let me know where you currently fall in your rollercoaster experience. What might be a practical next step for you?