The 2nd entry into the Nautical Commands & Life Advice!
2020 sure has been a handful. Quite a bit going on, right? But, it's shown us that we need to spend less time focusing on what others are doing, and more time ensuring our own readiness. As they say in the maritime world...."EYES IN THE BOAT"!
"Eyes in the Boat" is traditionally an order given to a whaler crew meaning for them to mind their oarsmanship and not be distracted. Today, it is used it remind people not to get distracted from what they are doing. Simply put, it's a command to focus on the goal, not the distraction.