At every company, how management thinks things get done and how they actually get done are two different things. But while managers often have good reasons for pushing certain processes or products, sometimes they simply haven’t thought of the more efficient method.
The first year you learn something new you might not be very good. The second year you might be worse because you realise how much you don’t know. There’s no need to envy those who seem to know what they’re doing. Every genius starts somewhere. Even Charles Darwin was a college dropout.
The Ultimate Skill: Learning How to Learn
If you have even the tiniest inkling that you might want to get in shape in the new year—or anytime really—don’t wait until January. The best time to start a gym habit is right now.