We’re both going or we’re not going. We get to make that call every single day. Maybe you’ve determined:

We’re going.

That detour we hit, the pothole we narrowly prevented, the interruption that was surprising–we skilled them, and we determined that we’re nonetheless going.

Pace bumps are actual. They’re a warning, or they’re unavoidable, and so they harm. Pace bumps can’t be denied.

A velocity bump that stops us from going is an impediment.

Usually, the one distinction between a velocity bump and an impediment is our resolution about which one it’s.