Category: Leadership Blog
Published: Sunday, 17 January 2016 16:09
Written by Janes Swart
Ecclesiastes 10:10 (NLT)
Using a dull ax requires great strength, so sharpen the blade. That’s the value of wisdom; it helps you succeed.
The meaning of wisdom is simply to apply good sense or common sense. It will save us a lot of time. More specifically to to this scripture is planning. I once heard a Story that two men were having a friendly competition by seeing who can cut ten trees the quickest. The one immediately starting cutting the trees and the other one started to sharpen his ax. By the time he finished sharpening the ax. The first man was by his third tree. And when he got to his third tree the other man was at his 5th tree and started taking longer time resting. At 7 he caught up and when he finished the other man manage to start with tree number 8.
Read more: The Value of Planning and Taking Time reviewing the task at hand