The overnight success idea is an easy misconception to have. We want success and we want it now, but it usually doesn’t happen that way.
I have been in this spot. I have been tempted to look at others and compare myself to them when things weren’t going the way I had planned in my head months beforehand. I always planned things to be absolutely perfect and then when they are less than ideal I am tempted to throw in the towel. Well, this has happened so many times over the years now that I am now forced to learn that this is just part of the road to success. Don’t be tempted to think any other way.
Success takes years, not days.
Here is why you can’t fall into this mindset and stop short of seeing the benefits of your hard work: