“It’s quite possible for an executive to hit her goals for the quarter by ignoring the future.”
- “I am willing to pay for success in the present by sacrificing the future.”
- “I am willing to pay for success in the future by sacrificing the present.”
Are you like the executive who’ll damage a companies future to save your own sense of pride? Or are you willing to let your ego take a hit, to fail and suffer the consequences now, to reap the benefits later?
What’s more important to you? The future or the present? Now or then?