Overwhelmed with detail? Not enough time to think, to build, to really work? Thought so. Rands is here to help out. Bit of a long read, but if you don't have the time to read it, you should definitely read it.
"There is never enough time; you are greatly outnumbered by chaotic, beautiful snowflakes, and there is too much to do and too much to know. This is the status quo of management, and without a clear counter-investment in building, you are going to get lost in the busy"