Articles by: Chris Bailey

Housekeeping

My new productivity workshop for teams

Half-day productivity workshop designed especially for busy teams who have limited time to think about productivity.

by × October 17, 2016 ×

Energy

Here’s how to reset your caffeine tolerance

Here’s how to reset your caffeine tolerance

Too much caffeine can lead to dramatic energy crashes. Resetting the frequency and amount you consume can be good for your health—and your productivity.

by × October 11, 2016 ×

Become More Awesome

The most valuable decisions are the ones that make little sense

The most valuable decisions are the ones that make little sense

Trading predictable, already-been-done decisions for ridiculous ones today can often pay off in the future.

by × October 4, 2016 ×

Become More Awesome, Book Reviews

4 ways to make your to-do list a whole lot sexier

4 ways to make your to-do list a whole lot sexier

Foolproof tactics to make sure your to-do list actually gets done

by × September 26, 2016 ×

Become More Awesome

When a person becomes an idea

When a person becomes an idea

Here is a fact you cannot deny: you are a person. Let’s draw a dot to illustrate this. Pretend this dot is you. When your friends, family, and acquaintances think of you, chances are many things come to mind: how you make them feel; the nice (and not so nice) […]

by × September 19, 2016 ×

General Productivity

5 ways to read more books, and then read them more productively

5 ways to read more books, and then read them more productively

I don’t watch many movies or much TV, but I devour books by the truckload. Most weeks I receive a fresh new box of books from Amazon, and by the time the week is done I’m finished another one or two of them. I’ve had this reading ritual for years, […]

by × September 14, 2016 ×

General Productivity

My New TED Talk: A More Human Approach to Productivity

My New TED Talk: A More Human Approach to Productivity

A month or so back, I was invited to speak at TEDx Liverpool, and the talk was just posted online! I absolutely love how it turned out—and hope you will too! Take a look here. Enjoy! Chris p.s. No obligation whatsoever, but it would mean a lot to me if […]

by × September 7, 2016 ×

General Productivity

Sometimes crap work is fun work

Sometimes crap work is fun work

A lot of writers in the productivity space—myself included—rail against crap work. Crap work is the stuff we have to do as a part of our job that provides us with a low return on our time—tasks like administrative work, data entry, scheduling things, or anything else we could automate […]

by × August 22, 2016 ×

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