Episode 65: Achieve More by Doing a Whole Lot Less

by Jason Jennings

Average performing companies have 372 priorities. Above average companies have 21. That means above average companies are outperforming average companies by 17 times. Reducing the number of priorities companies are tracking from 372 to 21 means doing away with a lot of stuff that will take care of itself. This episode of, The Game Changers, takes its lead from Peter Drucker who said it first. “If you want to be an effective manager do first things first and second things not at all.” How will you decide what things to do first and what things not at all?