- Danish Wadhwa
Slow down to go fast!
In a time when startups are constantly in a race to be first to market and businesses are trying to outpace each other, it is often easy to feel that we, too, need to hurry.
And when I started my entrepreneurial journey, I, too, had this constant adrenaline rush to speed things up and make my business a success.
However, after going through many ups and downs, I realized that the constant rush did my business more harm than good, and not just my business, but my personal life too was getting affected.
And then I came across this quote by Jeff Olson, "Sometimes you need to slow down to go fast." And it was a wake-up call for me.
I had gotten so used to being on my toes, and although I was doing a lot, the results were not what I expected them to be. So, I decided to take things slow, both for the sake of my professional and personal life. And honestly, slowing down has been the real secret behind my company's success today.
Remember, it all starts with accepting that sometimes you need to go slow to go fast!
So, slow down, take a moment, reflect, and be the tortoise who defeated the hare.