5 Ways that Busyness Negatively Affects Your Productivity

I love that you’re a high achiever and a dreamer. I love that you want big things for your life and pursue your goals with tenacity.

But high achievers make a common mistake: you allow your commitments to exceed your capacity. When you do this, your default response is to stay up later, get up earlier, and work harder.

But the problem is rarely your capacity. The problem is overcommitment.

That’s the paradox – the busier you are, the more productive you feel. But productivity decreases as busyness increases.



Are you a high achiever who’s ready to become TRULY productive – where you take steps every day toward your biggest dreams and highest priorities? The solution isn’t to increase your capacity. You’ve already got a huge capacity. The solution is to get (un)busy.