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Jeff Hoffman

Embrace Your Inner Race Horse
Getting Things Done
January 16, 2007

Embrace Your Inner Race Horse

I'm not a big horse guy. I don't know much about them because, well, they don't excite me; I'm a geek, I like science fiction and video games! But, as I was thinking through my practice of GTD, looking for the reasons I've strayed from the path, I was struck with a horse analogy. Strange, right? The Value of Blinders…
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In the Beginning, There Was a Mantra.
Business
January 14, 2007

In the Beginning, There Was a Mantra.

If you're anything like me, when you read the typical corporate mission statement, your eyes glaze over and some random tune starts playing through your head (usually some song I hate, like Justin Timberlake.) They are long, drawn out, and, like every bit of prose engineered to be politically correct, totally bland and uninspiring. I've always struggled with the idea.…
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