I used to wonder about this. Is the work of a journal useful or simply some odd exercise in narcissism? Then, I learned to do it.

Turns out, it is actually useful and supports taking purposeful, mindful steps and expanding thinking. Do you journal?

The More Senior Your Job Title, the More You Need to Keep a Journal

By Dan Ciampa

July 07, 2017
For leaders assuming the CEO title for the first time, taking time to learn and think translates into early successes. But the problem is there’s little time to do either. Information comes at them more quickly, more people than ever before demand their time, and they’re told that the myriad decisions piled in front of them are all important.