Identify the Resistance

When it feels like your parking brake is holding you back, there are two primary causes:

  1. Incomplete projects
  2. Decisions that need to be made

Each of these create open loops that weigh on you every day. The more of them you have, the more weight you carry on your shoulders.
All that weight is slowing you down.
Let’s focus first on handling the incomplete projects…
 

3 Action Steps to Get You Moving

  1. Make a list of all your incomplete projects, both personal and business.
  2. Prioritize the list. If you struggle to figure out which is more important, rank them by this simple question: “What’s going to move the needle most?”
  3. Create the first action item you can take immediately – or at most, within 24 hours.

Tom Ferry - Success Summit