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Leadership lessons from Confucius: take the leap

take the leap

季文子三思而後行。子聞之,曰:「再斯可矣。」
Ji Wenzi always thought three times before taking action. When he heard this, Confucius said: “Twice is quite sufficient.”

It’s never easy to make a major decision. You’ll never have enough information to be entirely sure it’s the right one. And you won’t have to try too hard to find myriad reasons for postponing it if you are reluctant to take the leap. Continue reading Leadership lessons from Confucius: take the leap