By: Lou McAlister, Senior Consultant
Just because you’re busy doesn’t mean that you’re getting anything done. You can hide a lot of wasted time behind a mask of activity. A local businessman was legendary because he rarely slept more than 3 hours each night. He worked seven days a week. Never took a holiday (except for Christmas and Easter mornings). By his definition, he worked incessantly. Turns out that he also produced very little except stress and a host of emotional problems.
Are you afraid that someone will catch you not doing anything? To-do lists, meetings, phone calls, research, and events can be used to fill your schedule and make you look as though you have a great deal to do. You may hate to admit that Read more Too Busy? Feel More Productive Today!