The tasks that are known to be important and sizable will be done. It's hard to ignore them. They're on all of the charts.
The tasks that are important and small, however, may not be done because they are harder to spot. Since they are easier to do, the assumption is that they will be done as a matter of routine.
The result of that oversight, of course, may be enormous.
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