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.
The secret to boosting your productivity and “getting more done” is counterintuitive, but it works.
Precrastinators think they are highly productive because they “get things done.” The problem is that “getting things done” is not the metric of productivity.