new year begins in earnest….

…..the first full work day in the new year and the emails, phones and meetings begin to ramp up.  Part of it is the desire for people to get the “bits” out of the way to progress into the year but – wow – it does give rise to the tyranny of the urgent.  Suddenly the most mundane thing is becoming vital and needs dealing with NOW!

Slow down, we still have 361 full days to go of 2011 – let’s enjoy them