Jason Fried

Jason Fried quotes on creativity

Founder & CEO at Basecamp. Non-serial entrepreneur. Co-author of Getting Real, REWORK, Remote, and “It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work”.

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Project stuck? Throwing more time, money, and people at it is like struggling in quicksand - you only get more stuck. Instead, scale it back, slice it up, siphon resources away from it on a specific date. Limits, not unlimited, helps things finish up.

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Sleeping on it never hurts.

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These “Nobody can leave the room (or go home) until we figure this out” declarations you hear in business from time to time make it *harder* to find the solution, not easier. Stepping away, and sleeping on it, is a better approach. Perspective + rest is a friend, not a foe.

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