I read this post once per quarter. Kill an idea today, it feels good.
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Checklists are like drugs. Doing them makes you feel great, but this feeling masks the damage being done when misused. Checking those boxes give you immediate satisfaction, even if the box was meaningless. Using them correctly on the other hand will keep you healthy and moving down the right path.
One thing I frequently hear championed is “Getting shit done.” Getting the wrong shit done accomplishes little. Getting shit done is only interesting if you know it is the right shit to do.
Celebrate the impact you made, not the tasks you crossed off on a checklist. Otherwise the only thing you’ll get done is… well… shit.
Personally, I prefer to only…