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New research from BGF & Streetbees

BGF News & Features
01.06.2017.

New research by BGF Ventures and Streetbees finds that the pressure of founding a start-up is ‘crippling’ for mental health and relationships. Despite the stress, founders remain adamant that self-employment is more rewarding than working for an employer. The myth of 100-hour weeks and ‘a sleeping bag under the desk’ doesn’t repel the magnetic lure of successful entrepreneurship.

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