I’ve seen this countless times and it still gets to me how people tend to over engineer pretty much everything. One reason, even if many do not admit to is that, by doing something that looks more difficult, will make people look more valuable to others. How many times you’ve spend time doing something that looks easy (but it’s really not) and someone looks at it and doesn’t pay any attention to it? Or think…
Randy Pausch Youtube
Very good lecture about how you should organize your time and how to achieve your dreams. It’s a little bit old, but the message is still valid today.