Producktivity Principle Identify: Duck-Provoking Quotes

Identifying your ducks (ideas, tasks, roles) gives you the foundation to make an informed decision. There are three strategies to gather information: collect data, brainstorm, and research. Read the quotes below and identify which one resonates with you. Why?

Collect Data duck-provoking quotes

  • You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data. -Daniel Keys Moran
  • Making an informed decision begins with collecting data just as solving a puzzle begins with having all of the pieces. -Emily Tevault, Chief Producktivity Officer

Brainstorm duck-provoking quotes

  • An idea that someone thinks of suddenly. -Merriam-Webster Dictionary
  • Brainstorming frees you to be creative and releases you from doing things the way you have always done them. -Emily Tevault, Chief Producktivity Officer

Research duck-provoking quotes

  • Research is to search or investigate exhaustively. -Merriam-Webster Dictionary
  • Never stop researching a new or more effective way to move forward. -Emily Tevault, Chief Producktivity Officer


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