The Prep Work

keep-calm-and-follow-through-8It’s not uncommon that the prep work necessary to achieve something takes exponentially more time than the actual achievement. Just to apply for the Boston Marathon you have to have run at least one marathon within the qualifying time limits. So you first learn how to run a marathon, then run one to get a time, probably need to run more to improve your time to within the necessary limits, and then you can apply, which doesn’t even guarantee that you’ll get into the race! …