The Urgent vs the Important: How to Prioritize Your Time

By |2023-12-31T16:17:08+13:00June 22nd, 2023|Articles, Play, Productivity|

As the military general in charge of US operations in Europe during World War II, Dwight Eisenhower had many difficult days. He had to handle shifting priorities in complex, uncertain situations. His leadership was characterized by a keen understanding of the difference between urgency and importance. “What is important is seldom urgent and what is [...]

The 2 Types of Attention: Deep and Shallow

By |2023-12-31T16:16:44+13:00May 25th, 2023|Articles, Blog, Play, Productivity|

When the psychoanalyst Carl Jung was challenging the philosophy of Sigmund Freud, he needed complete focus. Freud had become the leading voice in psychiatry, and Jung supported him early in his career, because of their shared interest in the subconscious mind. But as Jung grew older, and saw more patients in his Zurich office, he [...]

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