My friend was stressed. He was juggling lots of different projects. Not making as much progress as he wanted. Not clear about the relative priorities. And considering taking on even more projects.
It’s a good problem to have, opportunity. But there are only so many hours in the day.
Overfilling those hours does not end well (context switching overhead or burnout).
Letting someone else (e.g. the Panic Monster) decide your priorities also does not end well.Continue reading What NOT to work on