Scooped by The Learning Factor onto Business Brainpower with the Human Touch Scoop.it! Please Stop Complaining About How Busy You Are From blogs.hbr.org - September 2, 2013 9:26 PM The Learning Factor's insight: Just because you clocked 15 hours at your office, with likely dry eyeballs and a complete lack of focus, doesn't mean you've accomplished things in a smart way.So much of this is about out-doing each other. To say that "I'm busier than you are" means I'm more important, or that my time is more valuable, or that I am "winning" at some never-finished rat race to Inbox Zero. (Inbox Zero is another absurd contest to tackle at another time.) What you're trying to say with these responses is: I'm busier, more in-demand, more successful. more... No comment yet.