When she’s at work, she’s on, putting out one blaze after another, without distraction or delay. Newark mayor and Senate-elect Corey Booker is a Firefighter. Are you?
Meet the Mono-Tasker. He sneers at multitabs, loathes push notifications, and grabs each task with both hands.
“I don’t work for people who want to fake it before a dinner party. My job is to make you smarter.”
Brad Grossman, human CliffsNotes for busy executives, and one of Fast Company’s Most Productive People.
She gets up early. Insanely early. She finds her peace—and most productive hours—in the first slice of the day.
Instead of making a decision right away, she waits for more info to come in. She’s are intimate with deadlines.
“I’m a musician and not much more than that. Sometimes musicians say things like, ‘I’m so happy they see beyond the music.’ I’ve said it too. But people aren’t seeing beyond the music; they’re seeing something in it. I’m always thinking I’m so eclectic, but the truth is that everything boils down to music for me. That’s the key to my success.”
Pharrell Williams, on how his primary purpose enables him to do so many other things.
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