Since “work” can be viewed from many different altitudes, knowing the right altitude of the conversation, task, or question is important to help you frame how you approach the work. Often times, you are not able to resolve an issue or complete a task if you are not viewing the item at the appropriate level. By defining your work along these six horizons, you can get a better grasp on the work to be done.
The six horizons and this template
As you add items, conversations, and questions to your list in this template, decide which horizon or altitude to best view the item. As you start classifying the items, you will begin to see the items fall into their respective horizons, giving you a better sense of how to mange your work.
The six horizons:
Ground: Calendar actions - The ground floor. There is a large volume of next actions, e-mails, and calendar invites for you to organize. Try using the