Yes, you read that right. I know the popular thinking says to try again but really, what?s the point. It?s terrible advice. Actually the popular thinking says to try and try again but that?s even worse advice.
If you want to succeed then stop when you fail. Stop until you can figure out a better plan and then and only then should you try again. It?s possible the failure was even caused by not having a plan at all.
I know planning isn?t fun for most people but it is an essential part of all long-term success. Successful people know that they aren?t ?spending? time when planning, they are ?investing? time.
Even when the plan fails they get a return on their investment. The return comes from being able to pinpoint the cause of the failure and build a better plan for their next attempt.
Despite what you may have…
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