Sometimes You Have to Quit to Get Ahead

“For every moment you double down on something that’s not working out, you are forgoing other potentially valuable opportunities.”

If you want to accomplish something, it’s as important to commit to quitting something else as it is committing to doing the new thing.

The New York Times suggests sometimes you have to quit to get ahead and points to several studies and thought leaders who found a willingness to quit projects can lead to greater overall success and happiness.

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