You Know Too Much And You Produce Too Little – A Chapter from The Book

Here's a free chapter from my newest book, "But I Have No Original Ideas." You're stuck because you have too much information. You're spending hours on Farnam Street trying to find the perfect mental model. You're reading essays and articles and books on productivity. You're building another brain because the first one wasn't good enough.… Continue reading You Know Too Much And You Produce Too Little – A Chapter from The Book

“But I don’t have any original ideas”

Right. Neither do I. Neither does anyone. The idea doesn't belong to you. It belongs to us. Steven Pressfield pointed out that resistance is what gets us stuck. But resistance wasn't his idea. He didn't invent what it feels like to be stuck. Stuck creatives invented what it feels like to be stuck by feeling┬ástuck.… Continue reading “But I don’t have any original ideas”