Leverage as a mental model in most contexts refers to increasing your output/input ratio. The highest leverage is when you achieve significant output with minimum input.
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“It is in disaster, not success, that the heros and the bumbs get sorted out”
Just because you have tools that are available to you it doesn’t mean they are the right one. You have to zoom out from time to time and see the bigger picture, the range of tools, and find the right one
It’s easy to be busy, instead we should aim to be productive. Most people are probably familiar with Pareto Principle, better known as the 80/20 rule, but rarely use it. Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto created this principle while studying in France in 1896.