We are all exposed to a wide range of narratives that are often accepted as truths.
But for the most part they are not truths. They are opinions. Stories.
And we’d do well to question them.
Let me share a couple of examples I have bumped up against recently.
One from my work life and one from my personal life.
Narrative #1: To get stuff done, you need to focus, distraction-free.
Sounds reasonable, right? I’ve told this story myself.