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Hello, I’m Michael Sliwinski, founder of Nozbe - to-do app for modern teams. I write about productivity, #NoOffice, #iPadOnly and I believe that work is not a place you go to, it’s a thing you do.

The Podcast #49 - Zero sum game

🎧The Podcast

New episode of your favorite weekly podcast about “productivity, business, books, and whatever else comes to mind…” is out! This time we discuss the very well known, yet under appreciated fact that in life there are trade offs and if you say yes to something, you’re at the same time saying no to something else:

The Podcast #49 - Zero sum game

Also a basketball “corner” as a bonus. Something I discussed and updated in my last blog post. Enjoy!

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Show notes for this episode:

This is such an important idea. We all know this, but few of us actually internalize this truth: The competition for our time and attention is a zero sum game. No matter how hard you try, a day is 24 hours long. We have to be brutal in refusing to do useful things so we can do _the most _important things. No matter how hard this is, there’s no other way to be successful.