The True Story of How Busyness Sank an Entire Company

Busyness isn’t just a problem for individuals. It infects entire companies.    Organizations that are overcommitted have: Too many goals and not enough clarity on their few priorities  Unnecessary meetings trying to manage all of the projects Too much complexity which leads to customer confusion   Worst of all, your company’s overcommitment to too many […]

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The Biggest Fear that’s Keeping You Trapped in Busyness

Since I published Gettin’ (un)Busy, I’ve had the chance to present to thousands of people and to have hundreds of individual conversations about stress and busyness.   I’ve had countless people share their biggest concern with me. Here’s what they say: “If I stop being busy, won’t people (co-workers, family, friends, etc.) think I’m lazy?” […]

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3 Mistakes High Achievers Make When Trying to Go Back to Normal

As life begins to go to “normal” after the quarantine, there are three mistakes that high achievers can make. These mistakes will make it more difficult for you to accomplish your highest priorities. And they’ll keep you stuck in the past instead of moving forward. Here’s a hint: going back to “normal” should NOT be […]

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