In short I seek to know if my schedule, habits, and tools are aiding or hindering my pursuit of doing my best creative work every day. And if they are hindering, well, then what am I going to do about it?
This is exactly what I was driving at when I wrote about Trusted Systems. It really is worth the extra effort up front to reap the benefits later — but it takes a conscious effort.
Published on October 1st, 2013