A watched pot never boils. But how do you know when your water is ready if you’re not watching?
Success often involves taking your eyes off the prize to focus instead on the task of attaining it. So how do you know when it’s within reach if you’re not looking at it?
In both examples, the answer is that you need two separate skill sets and that you must effectively balance and coordinate them.
I wish this could be addressed in my professional development plan, but I don’t know where to start. Thoughts?