Updated: Jun 26
When you startup, keep avoiding the thoughts of "how did people succeed" and how I can avoid a mistake.
The first time is always a failure. This is the learning. This is the lesson.
You have been doing so well in school, at church, at work. You are due a failure. You owe some growing up to yourself. Really hard growing up.
Key difference between a newbie and a veteran:
A veteran never compared anymore. A newbie keeps finding other people's wrongs.
A veteran knows now why the simplest business is hard. They have been christened by the fire.
The dilemma for a newbie to be a veteran is very subtle. It is like someone trying to get a perfect marriage to "avoid any mistakes".
A newbie would not understanding any warning signs, when such warning signs are vital.