What if we turned the productivity measurement around so it’s not about getting more done; it’s about being able to do whatever we want, whenever we want. Or, to not do things we don’t like to do or do things we’ve never been able to do before or want to do.
That requires clearing our schedule, so we have less to do.
That requires reaching out for help, delegating, or being OK with letting someone else pick up our slack or not doing it at all.
Let us scrutinize the time we have and make time for the things we genuinely want today.