Doug Stewart
Aug 28, 2018 · 1 min read

I had one year of eligibility left to play college basketball, but I quit.

I ran my family business for 4 years, then I quit.

I started a blog in 2011, then I quit.

Then, I started a new blog. I quit that too.

So, I started a Vlog. I quit that faster.

Over the course of 7 years, I quit 5 jobs (and got laid off from 1).

But I NEVER gave up.

The thing most people get wrong about quitting is that it’s necessary for growth. If you don’t ever quit anything, you can start anything new.

Quitting creates space. It makes room for something better.

Don’t quit because it get tough, quit because you need to edit. Quit because you need to iterate. Quit so that you can get more inline with what you were created for.

Quit as often as possible. But no matter what you do, never give up.

What do you need to quit?

Speaking of quitting, we are quitting a few things over at The Off The Top Podcast. CLICK HERE to check it out on itunes, or listen beow 👇

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*Misspellings and grammatical errors compliments of dyslexia : — )

Doug Stewart

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Dale Carnegie instructor | TEDx Presenter | Coach | Podcaster | Storyteller — Lives in Raleigh, North Carolina

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