The ability to focus is often very underrated (“ I multitask very well! “), but it’s key to getting deep work done. If you can stay focused on your main goals with minimal distraction, you’ll reach them much more quickly. To be honest, this is something I often struggle with.
In Seth Godin’s classic book “ The Dip “, he compares focus to birds:
“A woodpecker can tap twenty times on a thousand trees and get…