This book has one of the most sobering accounts of the consequences that being a workaholic has on your family life. The reactions of Jim Henson’s family after his death are deeply saddening.

Even Gary Vaynerchuk tempers his “no excuses, go do shit, hustle hard” attitude with advice that “you gotta spend time with your family and actually be present.”

So I agree with your assessment, Thomas.

I think the importance lies in being focused, and the danger lies in being obsessed.

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