All the hacks and strategies in the world won’t help you get things done if you don’t have this essential element in place first.
Productivity is often viewed as being a function of tasks and time. But time is mostly irrelevant.
Anyone who makes it seem like they’re doing it all alone is lying. Nobody does it all, certainly not without support.
There’s a different between getting things done and doing the work that matters consistently over time.
It may feel more expedient to pop a pill and push through your pain, but listening to your pain is crucial for your long-term productivity.
Although we often compare ourselves to machines, human beings are not linear. Like all other organisms in nature, we operate on cyclical patterns. We must honor the rhythm of focus.
Building a strong foundation is necessary to maximize your potential, but it’s challenging work.