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The Art of Setting Boundaries: Learn from Steve Jobs 🚀

By Karla Schlaepfer
Inspiration, Coaching, Personal Development

How often do you say “yes” to new ideas, requests, or opportunities, even when your plate is already full? 🤔⌛️

Steve Jobs’ Wisdom on Setting Boundaries

In a world filled with endless possibilities and opportunities, it’s easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of multitasking. But as Steve Jobs wisely pointed out, “People think focus means saying yes to the thing you’ve got to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. You have to pick carefully.” 💡

In the fast-paced world we live in, setting boundaries is often a neglected skill. We’re bombarded with countless opportunities and ideas, making it crucial to pause, breathe and even get inspired by other wise humans, coaches and even visionaries like Steve Jobs. 🚫💡

This iconic quote above by Steve Jobs reminds us of a crucial aspect of success: setting boundaries. 🎯 It’s not just about doing more; it’s about doing the right things. Prioritization is the key to taking the first steps towards achieving your goals.

In a world that encourages constant and inefficient multitasking, Jobs’ words resonate more than ever. 🌪️🔥 They remind us that true focus isn’t about juggling numerous tasks at once; it’s about making deliberate choices.

Think of your time and energy as precious resources. By saying no to distractions and unrelated tasks, you create space for what truly matters. It’s about making deliberate choices and directing your focus like a laser beam on your most important objectives.

So, take a page from Steve Jobs’ playbook and remember that success isn’t about doing it all; it’s about doing what truly matters to you ✨💪🏆

Karla Schlaepfer

Setting boundaries is a great topic to discuss with your professional coach! Write to me Karla here.