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Here’s how the 2-Minute Hack works:
If a task takes less than 2 minutes to get done, do it immediately. There’s no need to create a plan, add it to a to-do list, and schedule it on your calendar.
If a task requires over 2 minutes to complete, focus on the first 2 minutes of that task and ignore everything else. Here are a few examples:
- To write a long-form blog post, the first 2 minutes is to write the first two sentences.
- To read a book, the first 2 minutes is to read half of the page.
- To edit a client’s video, the first 2 minutes it to launch Final Cut and upload the video footage.
Often, you’ll have no problem to keep working after the first two minutes.
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