The costs and side effects of tracking - Jazi Zilber

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The costs and side effects of tracking - Jazi Zilber

  1. 1. Costs and side effects of tracking • Jazi Zilber • Twitter.com/yzilber Occupation: reading books
  2. 2. Costs : Finger effort. Making yourself do. Constrains on life.Side effects: the traps of the yardsticks.
  3. 3. Measuring the first part of a deal My experience
  4. 4. The smallest cost. Moving your finger• Typing, measuring, summing it up.• The net effort of the very bare action of tracking• Still quite a bit. But relatively cheap
  5. 5. DOING• Making oneself do• Stopping other things, in order to track• Having the thing in mind all the day
  6. 6. Side effects• Yardstick mistakes.• The wrong measure• Focus on the yardstick. (financial crisis etc.)
  7. 7. Constraints?• Other changes in life disrupt tracking.• Have you ever stopped other plans to keep the tracking meaningful?

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