There is a direct correlation between success and mistakes. Interestingly, it is those who fail early and often who are able to produce the greatest results as meaningful learning comes from making mistakes that are not irrecoverable. It is not the individuals who sit and wait for the perfect answer to simply materialize out of thin air that are most successful.
Below are some steps to discern what does not work quickly and early, to realize what does work for the greatest effect:
Consult the fool