These are two ways to bowl: one can aim at the pins or at the spots in the lane. I have done it both ways, but to me aiming at the pins is more satisfying.
All of us working in public health are trying to help real people. We all do that differently, from our different professional positions and experiences. In the daily grind of our work, we necessarily focus on proximal goals such as how we can get a grant or publish a paper or teach a student or better carry out a project. In our daily work we need to focus on spots.
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