Film is a collaborative medium. Find people that give you energy instead of take energy from you.
If you can have a crew of people like that, you can go through a lot of adversity and still come out the other side liking each other and feeling good about what you did.
Listen to Leif’s episode on Picture’s Up!: https://player.fm/series/pictures-up-2475596/leif-ramsey-production-entrepreneur
Picture's Up! was started by my friend David George. He's interviewed Sound Mixers, Camera Assistants, Composers, Animators, Gaffers, Actors. I've learned a lot about my own industry from his guests.