1: Eliminate Small Decisions A small decision is something trivial: What to have for breakfast; what to wear; when to begin work; when to take your lunch break; etc. Many of these small decisions can be automated and routinized by deciding in advance… thus, effectively removing them as unique decisions you make every single day. By automating your small decisions and eliminating them from your life, you can get back your much-needed energy to allow for a greater capacity to focus on the bigger decisions of your day-to-day life and the more challenging problems you are trying to