Energy Management

  • While I find routine important, I find myself being more effective when I manage my energy, as opposed to time. This may often result in inconsistent and unpredictable working hours (but much higher quality work). Hence the prefernce for an async by default style.

“It’s annoying because this is a lesson I have to relearn every so often.” “I learned that to do great work you need space. You need time. Away from people and notifications and messages, away from anything that can steal your attention."