Essentialism it not about prioritizing what's important, it is about discerning what is essential. The nuanced difference in language represents a quantum difference in thinking.
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"Success can become a catalyst for failure," he said at Davos on Saturday. Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined
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Author and business adviser Greg McKeown believes that each of us falls into one of two groups: essentialists and non-essentialists