This is not for everyone – but those who are taking initiative, walking their own path or working on cutting edge of something need to monitor their own progress ceaselessly. When you don”t have deadlines to meet or appraisals or bosses to set your goals and agenda, there is always a palpable risk of going in circles and not realizing.
Can you measure what you are doing? Can you measure what you want to do?
How can you tell if you are doing enough?
It is easy to feel busy and productive, and ignoring to measure whether you made any real progress.
Of course, to be able to measure progress you need to know where you have to get to, and how much time you have.
Are you ready to measure what you are doing yet?