It is time to prioritize play.
Play is not something trivial that you add in after work.
Play is the most engaging way to get work done.
Name four projects you completed in elementary school.
Name four games you played on the playground.
Notice how much easier the games are to recall.
Play creates engagement.
Deeper engagement provokes memory retention.
Greater memory retention is key to long-term performance.
Playing is not something children do in their free time.
It is how humans maximize engagement and performance.
An ability to play might be the most undervalued and underdeveloped talent in your organization.
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