Not everything is equally important.
One of the main reasons we don’t move forward is we forget that we cannot do everything all the time. We stress ourselves out thinking of how much we have to do. We then get overloaded and shut down.
Take time to remember what really matters by using the “Five Year Rule.”
As yourself if anyone will really know or care about this event five years from now.
- If the answer is “No,” let it go. Get to it when you can – if you want to.
- If the answer is “Yes,” it’s important. Take care of it as soon as you can. Then take a moment for yourself.