Productivity does not equal busyness. This is the most important realization that I had in my career.
Once I understood the true definition of productivity, I didn’t only accomplish more, I also felt happier.
I must tell you that my happiness, wealth, and health all improved once I focused on one thing: Improving my productivity.
Every time you hit snooze on your alarm, ignore your calendar reminder, skip the gym, don’t go to the supermarket while your fridge is empty, and so forth — you become one of the many procrastinators who can’t get things done. That’s because you’re making […]
I used to think that consistency was about perfection. “If I can’t be perfect it’s just a waste of time,” I would say. I didn’t yet know that occasional inconsistency can actually help my progress. This type of thinking originates from two places: The old […]
According to a study that was conducted for the Dutch Ministry of Education, 32% of university students quit in their first year. I still remember when I was in my first year of studying business. After a few months, students started to drop out. They […]