I am still a work in progress on this. I want to find a healthy balance of helping others and keeping myself sane.
- Reduces low leverage activities – the ones that consumer resources and drive results slowly.
- You will invest your time in high leverage activities which gets results faster.
- Saying no to things that don’t matter for self/community/world will give us time to say yes to things we care about/will make a difference.
- Saying ‘no’ doesn’t have to be an actual ‘no’. It could be a ‘not now’ or ‘no, but instead…’
These are small steps that will make a big difference, free up your time and give you an empowering feeling that you are managing your time most efficiently.