What’s the one value, that if removed, would make the entire story fall apart? Until you get there, keep cutting.
If you want breakout results, you have to plant enough seeds of potential to ensure that you have more than one thing going for you. That’s what ultimately makes the difference.
It can be easy to get seduced into continuing to do what you’re doing, hoping that you’re moving ahead, but the real progress occurs when you disrupt the habit of consistency.