Jedi time tricks

Jan 29 2013 4:20 PM

A post on one of the fancy new Quora blogs.

The secret to mastering your time is to systematically focus on importance and suppress urgency. Humans are pre-wired to focus on things which demand an immediate response, like alerts on their phones – and to postpone things which are most important, like going to the gym. You need to reverse that, which goes against your brain and most of human society.

I’m reading Getting Things Done for the first time and it’s a nice tie in. Perhaps one of more to come.