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Perfection Is a Trap, and It's Keeping You From Being Successful Don't be afraid to take the first step, even if it ends up being the wrong one.

By Jeff Rose

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In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose discusses the one component that stands in the way of success for many entrepreneurs: the need for perfection.

Don't let perfection stop you from making progress and conitnuing to establish a better business. Some things take time and experience to get just right, and sometimes you need to take a leap of faith before you can learn what went wrong. For example, Rose points to how many visitors fawn over the look of his website, when in reality, it took time and patience to create a polished interface. Therefore, Rose stresses the important of prioritizing progress over perfection.

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Jeff Rose

Certified Financial Planner, Author and Blogger

Jeff Rose is an entrepreneur disguised as a certified financial planner, author and blogger.  He's best know for his blog GoodFinancialCents.com and book, Soldier of Finance: Take Charge of Your Money and Invest in Your Future.  He's also the editor of LifeInsurancebyJeff.com. He escaped a path of financial destruction from dropping out of college with over $20,000 of credit card debt to become a self-made millionaire. His mission is help future generations achieve financial freedom by developing strong money habits and unleashing their entrepreneurial spirit.   

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