How to Idle Your Way to the Top - Smart Slackers Finish First
Most importantly, realize that there is a difference between the stereotypical slacker and the successful one. "The traditional slacker is lazy and reclusive and doesn't want to do anything. The successful is actually a motivated person who wants to be successful, but the understand the concept of futility and don't want to waste time and effort on unproductive work," said Springfield. This person always gets ahead.
Forget working hard to get ahead. Experts say savvy slacking can lead to success.