I’ve been in email debtor’s prison for years. Now I’m making my escape.
Hustlers get a lot done by working smarter and harder, and that means setting goals, making plans, and having systems to execute those plans and reach your goals. It also means managing time wisely so that it doesn’t slip away.
I have a goal to make myself completely unnecessary within my business. This is different than making myself useless or irrelevant.
It is, perhaps, a peculiarity of the age we live in that we get to choose between what’s good, what’s better, and what’s best. 600 years ago our ancestors didn’t enjoy such luxury.
It’s easy to be busy. It’s easy to look busy. It’s harder to deliver real value. That’s why people choose to look busy instead of getting stuff done.
Artificial limits, shadow time, habits and systems, and links to the books that have helped me along the way.
“I have been thinking a lot about time management and adding some more structure to my life,” a friend asked me via Facebook. “Any ideas or resources you would suggest?”
I’m planning my email vacation. No, it’s not a vacation from email, it’s a vacation for email.