All people need feedback, and we need it often. Without it, we don't know if we should correct something or what is more important; we don't know if what we do is good. Without it, even if we do a good job, our perception starts to deteriorate over time.
Great book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" (seriously, I recommend it to everyone to read at least once) points "Begin with the end in mind" as one of those habits. It is true. Not having an end in mind can be a disaster; you will drift in many directions in the best case. At worst ... you will finish where you...
If you want to create something, lead a good and enjoyable life, you need to apply long-term thinking towards this goal. It is hard!
Decision-making model - my way to save time and attention. FOUR simple principles to follow if you are stuck with decision to be made.
Communication can make you insane. All channels compete for your attention. Five simple rules to apply to stay sane and enjoy doing things.