Having worked in a startup environment I often heard: « if you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late ». I agree with this but, as human beings, I don’t believe we work the same way as startup products like Alain de Botton is putting it in a Tweet. In the process of growing, I will fail, be uncomfortable or feel dumb, but I will always cheer my past self from last year for having the courage to do things. Don’t feel embarrassed, be yourself and be proud.
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