It's time to be the bad news police: “Most of what you try will fail.”
That is, if you’re really trying to do something new, daring, and innovative.
But if you go into your new business, product line, or geography knowing that, then you’re better equipped to respond to the challenges which may arise.
(Otherwise, you could be a deer in headlights...Not a model for the most agile business leader.)
In visual form, it looks like this:
So, my fellow Entrepreneurs for Impact...stay focused on your goal, but remember that patience is a virtue, and perseverance is what often separates those who experiment and those who make big impacts.