Serial Entrepreneur Reveals How to Conquer Fear of Failure

Find out how to conquer your fear of failure from serial entrepreneur Erik Severinghaus.

Startup founders tend to conflate their identity with their business in ways that can be unhealthy. So the idea of the business failing can feel to the entrepreneur as though it’s their identity being erased. And that’s a terrifying concept.

In this candid and insightful video, serial entrepreneur Erik Severinghaus delves into the profound connection between a founder’s identity and their business, exploring the often tumultuous relationship between the two.¬†Drawing from personal experiences he explains how to confront the fear of failure head-on. Through dialogue with fellow entrepreneurs, loved ones, and introspective financial assessments, Severinghaus shares how addressing these fears openly is the first step towards reclaiming control.

But resilience isn’t just about facing fears; it’s about embracing rest, celebrating victories, and acknowledging personal happiness amidst the challenges. Severinghaus also emphasizes the importance of finding balance, separating personal identity from professional endeavors, and cherishing the journey’s milestones.

Moreover, building a support network, whether through peers, mentors, or professional assistance, is crucial for maintaining mental well-being. From seeking emotional help to investing in executive coaching, the Severinghaus emphasizes the value of prioritizing resilience above all else.

Find out how to conquer that fear of failure as Severinghaus discusses the most important aspects associated with staying resilient during the startup founding Journey.

Erik Severinghaus

Erik Severinghaus

Co-founder Bloomfilter

Bio

Erik is a serial innovator and author of "Scale Your Everest," a leading book on entrepreneurial resilience.

Erik Severinghaus

Co-founder Bloomfilter

Bio

Erik is a serial innovator and author of "Scale Your Everest," a leading book on entrepreneurial resilience.

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