It turns out, we spend an enormous amount of time putting out fires. Some of which we start. And once we put one out, two more spark in its place.
Think about it. When is the last time your inbox was zero? Or didn’t have something else to do on our checklists.
Not very often, if ever anymore.
Great work isn’t in the absence of the banal. It’s in sync with it. Never without.
Don’t spend your time-solving problems. Instead, invest in better opportunities.