Spending and saving. Two sides of the same slippy coin.
Productivity is all about these seeming opposites.
Spending time, saving time.
Spending thought, attention, and energy, saving thought, attention, and energy.
Spending money, saving money.
The right time to spend and to save is an art and a science rolled into one.
An old proverb reads, “a penny saved is a penny earned”. The less we spend the more we earn.
It is very easy to accumulate, and unchecked accumulation leads to a big pile of disorganisation that bleeds in every direction…