The reason that the tasks on your “to do” list aren’t inspiring is because they’re only tasks.”
To do’s” aren’t inspiring, they aren’t motivating, and they don’t excite your soul.
“Why do’s” are everything that “to do’s” are not; they are compelling, inspiring, and motivating.
“Why do’s” move you. They very literally motivate you by providing you with your motive, your reason why. — Scott Innarino on why “To-do Lists” fail.
Competition is an artifact of a prior age.
Put it in a museum already.
Originality is not innovation. Most people confuse the two.
Think of it like stand up comedy. The form has not really changed since George Burns.
Yet each good comic has their developed their own original content and voice.
Anyone can be an original at something.
Our job is to help people develop their voice.