So busy doing my job, I can't get any work done

Your job is an historical artefact. It's a list of tasks, procedures, alliances, responsibilities, to-dos, meetings (mostly meetings) that were layered in, one at a time, day after day, for years.
And your job is a great place to hide.

http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2016/06/so-busy-doing-my-job-i-cant-get-any-work-done.html