Theory of Constraints 106: The Five Focusing Steps

A series of 5-minute posts on applying principles of flow to knowledge work

Tiago Forte
Nov 2, 2016 · 5 min read

Step 1: Identify the constraint

Step 2: Optimize the constraint

Step 3: Subordinate the non-constraints

Step 4: Elevate the constraint

Step 5: Return to step 1

Identifying the constraint

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Tiago Forte

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Founder of productivity consultancy/training firm Forte Labs (fortelabs.co), editor of members-only publication Praxis (praxis.fortelabs.co)

Praxis

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A Members-Only Publication on the Future of Productivity