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Why Lazy And Intelligent People Achieve More In Life

“I divide my officers into four classes; the clever, the lazy, the industrious, and the stupid. Each officer possesses at least two of these qualities. Those who are clever and industrious are fitted for the highest staff appointments. Use can be made of those who are stupid and lazy. The man who is clever and lazy however is for the very highest command; he has the temperament and nerves to deal with all situations. But whoever is stupid and industrious is a menace and must be removed immediately!”
— General Kurt von Hammerstein-Equord

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The Netflix Culture and it’s Effect on Productivity

The Netflix Culture slideshare presentation starts with ‘We Seek Excellence’. A strong starting point. The values Judgement, Communication, Impact, Curiosity, Innovation, Courage, Passion, Honesty and Selflessness are the main drivers behind the culture. Then follows a statement about that working hard is not relevant.

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Why We Love To Work Productive

Achievement, and thus productivity, is not about doing everything. It is about doing the righ tings. Productivity means saying no. We delve into the science behind the brain and productivity. Why do we love to work productive?

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