Productive this, productive that, productive the other thing too…
It feels like everywhere I turn, someone’s trying to become more productive. Then, when I turn around, someone’s trying to sell something to help someone become more productive.
Since when did productivity become the thing?
I guess since Henry Ford started mass producing cars. Seth Godin taught me that
Now we’re trying to optimize every aspect of our life to become “more productive”.
Better yet, for whom?
Are you becoming more productive to spin someone else’s wheel faster? Or, are you becoming more productive for yourself?
My hope is it’s the latter ;)
Even if it is, what’s your goal in becoming more productive? Are you trying to spin your own wheel faster and faster, to do more, more and more?
It looks like this -