What Is the Right Amount of Lazy to Be?

Question of the Day #172 August 30, 2016

You have to get uptown to your office for a meeting. You can hail an Uber and be there in 8 minutes, or you can walk and arrive in 24 minutes. Which option is the “lazy” one? This disagreement is the crux of today’s conversation about what constitutes laziness and to what degree it is actually a productive creative trait. Would you pay to sit in the car and arrive quickly, or do the exercise but arrive later than the person you’re meeting?

This episode is sponsored by Magoosh.

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