Commentary by Michael Wade on Leadership, Ethics, Management, and Life
Monday, September 12, 2016
What to Leave Out
A common admonition is "You can't do it all." That wise advice recognizes the limits of time and capability. What it misses is the fact that you shouldn't do it all even if you could. Part of planning is knowing what to leave out. That can be as important as knowing what to put in. Pack in too much and there goes time, flexibility, and judgment. You shouldn't do it all.