We often think that specifics will bring us certainty, but experience shows that logic and metrics have their limits. As Mercury in Virgo opposes Neptune in Pisces, we’re invited to mediate spreadsheets with intuition.
The settled productivity doctrine is that “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.” By this standard, measuring more frequently is better, right? Not so fast.
Last week I hit several new PRs in CrossFit, capped off by my birthday. All the numbers felt big, but why? Here’s the lesson I learned.
The companies that advertise in the Superbowl offer a counter-intuitive lesson for how to make decisions in your creative work and business.
In every areas of life, you have metrics for measuring success. Those metrics define your life experience. What would happen if you couldn’t rely on those metrics anymore?
There’s no magic number of words that will make an impact. And for what really matters, less is more.
Are you striving to achieve goals that are not relevant or necessary for your outcomes? Just because they are clear metrics doesn’t mean they matter.