According to a recent report, half of all entrepreneurs experience feelings of burnout.
In one survey, 63% of business owners reported that they’ve dealt with or are currently dealing with burnout. The survey showed that a variety of emotional factors negatively impact entrepreneurs and accelerate burnout, including financial concerns (22%), work-life balance (15%), and day-to-day stress (15%).
As an executive coach, therapist, and partner at Alpha Bridge Ventures, Kari Sulenes knows these statistics well. She’s dedicated her career to addressing startup founder burnout and the stigma some feel around mental health in the workplace.
“People know what burnout is. You can Google it,” Kari says. “But addressing it is harder. Burnout gets sustained through shame and not sharing the challenges you’re facing.”
In a webinar for Founders Network Kari will share strategies for overcoming startup founder burnout. In the interactive session, attendees will:
About the Speaker:
Kari is a leadership and systems coach who partners leaders, investors, and companies. She started her career with a doctorate in clinical psychology and organizational behavior, and her research focused on the ways in which organizations can become places of healing rather than hurt. The basis of this research is in Yoga as a methodology for psychological healing, Gestalt philosophy, and Ken Wilber’s Integrative Psychology.
Kari is the founder of Pilea, a coaching community that works with CEOs, Founders, Executives, and any person who finds that their work is central in their lives. Kari specializes in working with co-founders, teams, and organizations as a coach and systems healer.
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About Founders Network:
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member. Learn more about us here