Have you ever really thought about it? Being patient and being proactive are both great virtues, but they rarely exist in tandem. When you face a decision do you attack it or let it play itself out? Which route do you normally take? Where has either approach worked or backfired on you? No right or wrong, just curious as to what works for you.
You hear it referenced a lot, but the old adage of “Good. Fast. Cheap. You get two out of three”, is still my Golden Rule of Value. You can’t stand for anything if you try to stand for everything.