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The Speed Of Action

We usually want to take action as fast as we can, but with important decisions, we tend to wait and research more so that we can check the options and not make any mistakes.

The preparation time we need is often fear-based because we don’t want to mess up and it can look like procrastination.

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I put the "pro" in procrastination. And I wisht I didn't.

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