Chapter 4



The first step in learning to do less is to figure out what “the right stuff” is – the stuff that you're going to invest your precious life into. Only you can know what “the right stuff” is for you. Others may be affected by the choices you make but – ultimately – you have to decide what's right for you. And what's right for you will be as unique as you are. As a loose distinction, it's probably good to divide things up into “work” and “life” so we'll look at each in turn.

Also, at the end of this chapter, ...

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