Thursday, May 14, 2009

Great Band Leader's Tip for Getting Things Done

Great advice on getting that huge task done...

As the great band leader Duke Ellington once remarked, "I don't need time . . . I need a deadline!" With a deadline, and with a taskmaster as well, say a mentor or coach or editor, something great may magically emerge from an otherwise uncomfortable and unconfident beginning.

Source: The Expert's Edge: Become the Go-To Authority People Turn to Every Time by Ken Lizotte

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