Navigating the Cliff with Steve Grace

Founders Fortitude

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In this episode of Founders Fortitude, Steve Grace opens up about one of the most challenging periods in his entrepreneurial journey. The beginning of 2023 have been a rollercoaster for Steve, who felt the impact of the pandemic in a unique and personal way. He shares how he navigated through these tough times and the importance of leaning on others for support.

Key Takeaways:

  • The last six to eight months were especially challenging, feeling like a “cliff” that many didn’t see coming.
  • The experience felt more personal than previous challenges, almost like a sense of grief.
  • Acceptance is the first step in overcoming any challenge.
  • Don’t try to fix everything on your own; lean on your team for support.

Tune into Founders Fortitude to gain insights, find encouragement, and realise you’re not alone.

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About Founders Fortitude

Founders Fortitude is a LinkedIn video series by Day One that unveils the challenging and triumphant moments of a founder’s journey, offering encouragement and insights to bridge the often lonely path to success. Don’t miss out on the inspiring stories that await; tune into Founders Fortitude and follow Day One on LinkedIn to keep at it and realise you’re not alone.

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