…ess of venture capitalism, as well as the tendency of startup leaders to think themselves prophets. Entrepreneurs have oddly become their own genre of self-help guru, dispensing general life advice in the face of the deep irony that most of them have no discernible work-life balance.
While a good management process for your task lists can stop much of this, we rarely do it. This is why changing to a new task manager feels awesome. We get to declare bankruptcy on our old tasks we are never going to get to. Changing to a new piece of software eleminates the guilt of tasks that remain undone.