How Would An Entrepreneur Survive with Cancer?

As I was walking along the high street, I noticed the Cancer Research UK Shop and it reminded me of fundraising that I did in the past, although it was a minute amount. But then it made me wonder about, How Would An Entrepreneur Survive with Cancer? It can be daunting to just trying to imagine it, let alone going through it!

Main Cancer Types

  • Breast cancer
  • Bowel cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Prostate cancer

Would You Tell Your Family & Friends?

5Because I always want to do the best for my family and friends, I would initially struggle emotionally to come to terms with it. Perhaps, negative thoughts would try to overtake my mind such as denial, shock, anger, blame, fear, anxiety, panic, sadness, depression etc.

I guess none of these emotions are neither right or wrong, we are human after all. But, be determined to beat those demons.

After all, one would have to tell their family to start with and be mindful that each individual may react differently. Breaking such news would have a huge impact on children as well as adults. Most important thing to remember is that family will be there for in difficult times and tribulations.

Now put on your business shoes, as an entrepreneur if you had those feelings about your own business, you wouldn’t want to tell your family and friends either, right? Because, as humans’ we do like the feel good factor and of course that can be achieved through education, self-development and sharing knowledge.

What You Don’t Know CAN HURT YOU!

If you didn’t or don’t know and it can either be too late or just in time. This applies to your business as well. If you don’t move with the times and have regular check ups or

If you don’t move with the times and have regular check ups or educate yourself in life you are bound to find out way too late.

Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.” ― Mother Teresa

This is can be literally life and death situation for you and your business, too!

How Would You Survive?

1As an entrepreneur, this is key because “you are your own boss”, remember? As harsh as this may sound, there is no getting away from the fact that YOU are responsible for your life. If you have a family of your own, then greater the responsibility.

“Knowing your WHY”, remembering it and acting on it daily is extremely important because life is very uncertain. This is

This is reality, I’m afraid and as humans we forget that very quickly, I’m guilty of it too! But being mindful and taking action will lead to better management of your life and business.

“Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it” ― Buddha

Cancer Research UK

cruk-bannerOne of my new goals is to help and support a charity.

Cancer Research UK’s work is almost entirely funded by the public. It raises money through donations, legacies, community fundraising, events, retail and corporate partnerships. Over 40,000 people are regular volunteers.


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Have you or someone you know been affected by such experience? If so, what hint/tips would you give others to survive?

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