Success in Business When You Have a Mood Disorder

This post is about courage, fear and being responsible for your physical and mental health. As any entrepreneur will tell you there are challenges and fears that come with owning your own business, but there are additional challenges and fears for someone with a mood disorder. I have found that by following a few guidelines and using tools to help direct you, there is no reason why someone with a mood disorder cannot become a successful entrepreneur. In 1997 when I was diagnosed with Bipolar disorder, I never would have thought that it was even possible to own my own business. You can learn more about my business here: Open Spaces Learning

It has certainly been a journey with many failures and successes. With almost a decade of experience, there are a few lessons I’ve learned along the way.  (more…)