Is it a Hell Yeah? If not, don’t do it.
As a follow up to yesterday’s post, What Matters is Saying YES., I am going to address the reality that you obviously can’t say yes to everything.
I love Dave Eggers’ rant, especially in terms of not being a ignorant critic, as there’s definitely people that need to be saying yes a whole lot more and stop being judgmental or flat out fearful of doing new things.
However, there are those of us who are already YES people. We dive right in and we’re ready for it. All of it! We say YES! We welcome the challenge, we want to meet new people, we crave having new experiences and living life to the fullest.
So, in the interest of not being overcommitted, and becoming the master of your own time, let me introduce you to one of the best litmus tests I have found for making decisions on what you say yes to:
What are you saying Hell Yeah to lately?