Circles of Concern vs. Circles of Control

“Circles of Concern are the things that you often waste time and energy worrying about, but that you have little to no control over. Meanwhile, Circles of Control are the things that you can influence in your daily life.”

Take a minute to think about the information you consume and the information you allow to occupy your mind — how many are actually things you can control or influence?

James Clear breaks down the difference between circles of concern and circles of control and explains why it’s important to be intentional about the information you consume and make it actionable.

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