Tim Ferriss on being busy

Being busy is a form of laziness— lazy thinking and indiscriminate action. Being busy is most often used as a guise for avoiding the few critically important but uncomfortable actions. Ferriss, Timothy. Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers (p. 201). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Kindle Edition.

Do product managers need to have more power inside Google?

Do product managers need to have more power inside Google? No, I don’t think so. We bring together a team of people who are really passionate about [a] subject. I think it’s interesting: We still don’t do very high-definition product specs. If you write a 70-page document that says this is the product you’re supposed […]