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Get In There

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop talking and go in  – Napoleon Bonaparte

How do you strike the successful balance between looking before you leap and “analysis paralysis”? How do you know you’ve looked and analyzed enough? Short answer – you will never know – but use Colin Powell’s rule – “When you have enough information that you will probably make a good decision – decide” – not all the information, not certain about the quality of the decision, not a perfect decision. As Sir Richard Branson said recently – the business owners who take risks regularly are the ones most likely to “get lucky”…