The general perception of surfers is that they are lazy and unproductive. The truth is quite the opposite. We can learn a lot from surfers about productivity.
What if the secret to bringing an idea to full implementation is in allowing it to remain dormant, rather than rushing it into form?
One of the biggest factors that I’ve seen keeping clients stuck energetically is that they have not grieved their losses. Ungrieved loss is the ultimate productivity killer.
We live in the illusion that acquiring more will give us optionality, and therefore freedom. But more stuff rarely gives us the types of options that truly desire.
Even in summer, there is winter.
When it comes to getting things done, you can labor with willpower and discipline, or turn to a more powerful force that requires less stress and effort.