Definition: to act prematurely, to do something too early


I should wait longer to agree to the price. I always jump the gun and agree too early, and we pay too much.

In life, patience is important. Don’t jump the gun all the time.



About Matt Krause

Matt began his professional life as an import buyer, and since 2006 has been teaching companies how to connect with their investors and clients better. His clients work in Istanbul, London, and Madrid for companies like Allianz, 3M, P&G, Citibank, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also walked across Turkey and wrote a book about it.