TIME & PERFORMANCE
Achieve more with less to be successful and fulfilled.
Have it all spending less time and energy.
Everyone wants a magic formula for success and happiness, whatever is an individual measurement of success and happiness. Do you know what you really want and how to get it? Do you have money but no time to enjoy it, or no money and too much time you feel you can use better?
Here is an open invitation to look at what might give you more value to have a multiplier effect in life and business, look at the activities of lower value and define what makes the biggest difference using less time, effort and energy.
Low value activities
10 most common things:
- Things people want you to do
- Thing that have always been done that way
- Things you are usually not good at
- Things you don’t enjoy doing
- Things that are always interrupted
- Things that few other people are interested in
- Things that take twice as long as you originally expected
- Things your collaborators are unreliable at
- Things that have predictable cycle
- Low value use of time is answering the telephone
Eliminate low value activities.
Save your time and energy.
Just say no.
HAVE IT ALL
- Am I living with the right personal people?
- Am I living in the right location?
- Do I work the right amount of hours and do them match well my work play rhythm and suit my family and social needs?
- Do I feel in control?
- Can I exercise or meditate when i want to?
- Am I nearly always relaxed and comfortable in my surroundings ?
- Does my lifestyle makes it easy for me to be creative and fulfill my potential?
- Do I have enough money and are all my affairs are organised so I don’t have to worry about money?
- Does my lifestyle facilitate whatever contribution i want to make it enriching the lives of people that i want to help?
- Do I see my close friends often enough?
- Is the travel in my life is just right, not too much or too little?
- Is the lifestyle right for my partner and my family too?
- Do I have everything that I need right here?
- Do I have it all?
High value things
- Things that advance your purpose in life
- Things you always wanted to do
- Things already in 20/80% relations of time to results, 20% thing producing 80 % of super productive results
- Innovative ways of doing things that promises to slash time required to produce results or /and improve its quality
- Things other people tell you can’t be done
- Things other done successfully but in a different arena
- Things that use your own creativity
- Things you can get other people to do or with relatively little effort on your part
- Collaborators that use this 80/20 rule well
- Things of now or never
Is it unconventional? YES
Does it promise multiply effectiveness? YES
Try it out. What have you got to loose?
Gain time and energy to design the life you want.
PRESENCE = SUCCESS
- Time doesn’t run out. It goes around the clock. Use it well next time around.
- Achievements still stand.
- We can only live in the presence.
- Be connected to self and others.
- When times stands still is where we are in the present, the FLOW.
- In the flow you have a sense of personal mastery. Read more on mastery goals here
- Be one with universe, in bliss, where time is an illusion, we receive more with less.
- We all have a Unique formula. Experiment, see what delivers your greatest economy.
Success and happiness comes from what you love and good at doing.
You can have it all. Just know what you want.
Book Ref: 80/20 Principle. The Secret to success by achieving more with less - By Richard Koch