In the old days, you may have gotten ahead of the competition by working more hours. But there are only 24 hours in a day. You can’t get ahead if you’re already working as many hours as you can. Solution: Work fewer hours; take more intellectual risks.
“Just in time, the economy is now rewarding art and innovation and guts,” says Seth Godin. “It’s rewarding brilliant ideas executed with singular direction by aligned teams on behalf of truly motivated customers. None of which is measured on the clock.”
Source: Seth Godin