03/15/2011 10:24 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

30 Things We Need -- and 30 We Don't

Do you have the feeling, as I do, that in the overwhelm of everyday life, we're getting too much of stuff we don't need, and not enough of what we do? Herewith my first set of suggestions about how to redress the imbalance:


Reprinted from the Harvard Business Review.