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Cap Your To-Do List at Three Things Every Day

When you get clear on what matters, you weed out what doesn’t

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TTell me if this sounds familiar: You wake up thinking about all the things you have to do. But after working like mad all day, you manage to complete only half the tasks on your list. You spend the rest of the evening feeling annoyed.




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