The only scary realities we knew were the fact that RISK was a factor.
Lost the farm a coupe times.
Climbed "back in saddle" much wiser.
The more experience gathered the less Risk impacted thought process, to the point it mattered naught.
if you have trepidation it seems to follow.
And to counter a misconception, it is usually the unprepared entrepreneur that fails, not the enterprise.
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Some of my groups have been together for more than 5 decades and are totally candid.