Few conditions require that you rush like crazy (maybe catching a plane or performing the Heimlich maneuver). Otherwise, take a breath (or a day). Decisions usually don't improve by taking a long time and procrastinating, but they are definitely endangered
I think there's an inverse relationship between feeling powerful and seeking magical answers. The less power people believe they have, the more they look for "magic bullets" and shortcuts from gurus on the internet who have zero marketing success except peddling magic
When you walk into a room with dignity and friendliness, people will gather round. When you walk into a room with the attitude, "Hey, look who's here!" people will move away. Your "presence" should speak for itself: confidence, language, attire, grooming.