I’ve always maintained that persistence is one of the most evasive keys to success for most, because many do not have the wherewithal to persist through adversity, through challenge, through fatigue and all else that comes with the entrepreneurial lifestyle. The read I’m linking to below just solidifies my belief in this.
On top of persistence, entrepreneurs also need to take ACTION! They can be patient about processes, testing and strategy, but not about getting started. You have to jump right in, learn as you go, make changes on the fly. The truth remains that taking the first step is the biggest challenge.
Enjoy the story below, as there are always lessons to be learned. Remember, success leaves clues!