Mistakes only hold you back if you don’t get over them. Successful entrepreneurs have a talent for appreciating mistakes for what they are – learning opportunities – and building their empires on the ruins of their own false starts. Those who either turn a blind eye to their own shortcomings or obsess over them to the point that they can’t move on are making life a lot more difficult for themselves.
That’s because making and learning from mistakes is natural. We’ve evolved to do so – that’s how we figure out not touch hot radiators when we’re kids! When your mind has nowhere else to go, it will default to reflecting on challenging experiences. But when that reflection gets out of control and becomes obsession, your physical and mental health can suffer as a result.
Does this sound like you? It’s easy to overcome this obsession with failure with a few handy tips. Check out this visual guide to stop overthinking your mistakes so you can make the most of those ‘learning experiences’ and guide your business towards ultimate success!