Many companies trust in the possibility to regain the lost time working hard.
In some cases it's true, but time is a scarce resource and it's relative to living beings.
So the sum of every single delay of every single living being in every single action can be considered the reason of loss of a potential development.
At the same way, every single delay can provide the chance to another action to generate an innovative process that without the delay it would never occurred.
The endless delay of an already expected beginning sounds as " I'm going to buy time in the drugstore ". Isn't it so?