What is "the Dip" and how do you know if you are in one?
Every single person goes through some form of “the Dip” when implementing physician software or learning anything new really. Every project worth doing has those moments. A dip is a temporary setback that can be overcome with persistence. The trick is to recognize if you are in a “temporary” setback worth pushing through or something permanent and worth quitting.
The question is: "How do you avoid killing something too early, or celebrating too early, and last, how do you know when to kill a dud?" – Seth Godin