Productivity Hack No. 1: Avoid Thinking, Assuming, & Feeling

We entrepreneurs face a challenge. With the many things required to accomplish on a daily basis we need to be as effective as possible, not just efficient, so we can successfully tackle the seemingly never ending lists of to-dos we create for ourselves at the end of the working day.

For a long time I assumed that my working system was one that was taking me to the next level, I felt that everything was as good as it could be. After many years working in the same way I finally began to realize that that shiny next level I thought I had worked for simply never came to be: I was in the exact same place I was when I had started.

I had to accept that I was not doing my very best, that I was not being effective—I pretty much stayed “busy, busy, busy” without moving one step above. I thought, assumed, and felt that things were okay, money was still coming in, but thinking, assuming, and feeling without measuring is simply a big, irreversible waste of time.

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There’s What You Know & What You Don’t Know That You Don’t Know

Dane Maxwell founder of The Foundation has truly been an inspiration and definitely a catalyst for whom I am today. Through his seemingly endless pieces of encouraging, life-changing content such as this podcast—loaded with truly amazing business information by the way, I was able to open up my mind to a world of possibilities.

Through one of his videos, he shared what I believe is one of the most powerful, mind-blowing “secrets” I have learned in a long time: this one is, truly, one I will never forget and one I wish I had pondered on many years ago.

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