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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 ×

Book Reviews

The 10 best productivity books out there

The 10 best productivity books out there

Over the last several years, especially during my productivity project, I’ve read countless books about productivity—some that were more helpful than others. When it came time to put this article together, it was very difficult to choose between them, with so many good ones out there. But finally I picked the […]

by × May 24, 2016 ×

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Here are two books you should buy, and then promptly destroy

Here are two books you should buy, and then promptly destroy

Above are two incredible books—The Happiness Equation by Neil Pasricha, and Let the Elephants Run by David Usher—that you should buy, and then absolutely desecrate while reading them. I discovered these books separately. A friend recommended Elephants to me, and I came across Happiness while diving into Neil’s previous work. […]

by × March 7, 2016 ×

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Pick This Up: David Allen’s revised Getting Things Done book comes out today (+ interview!)

Pick This Up: David Allen’s revised Getting Things Done book comes out today (+ interview!)

About a decade ago, I picked up a copy of David Allen’s canonical Getting Things Done book, and almost immediately after I started reading I was bit by the productivity bug. I’ve been into productivity ever since. While 10 years later it’s still my favorite productivity book, at the same […]

by × March 17, 2015 ×

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Happiness Advantage

Book Review: The Happiness Advantage

Your happiness has been shown to have a positive affect on pretty much every aspect of your life–including your productivity.

by × February 19, 2014 ×

Book Reviews

The Willpower Instinct: Review

The Willpower Instinct: Review

The Willpower Instinct is, as you might have guessed, a book about willpower – that mysterious, magical stuff that helps you with self-control. I’ll put it right out there: if you want to get more willpower, you should buy this book.

by × August 15, 2013 ×

Book Reviews

Linchpin Book Review: Are you indispensable?

Linchpin Book Review: Are you indispensable?

Linchpins make order out of chaos, connect the people around them, and best of all, make stuff happen. If you want to become indispensable to the people you work for, this book is for you.

by × July 10, 2013 ×

Book Reviews

‘Mindset’ Review: The next book you should read

‘Mindset’ Review: The next book you should read

You need to read this book. The major point of the book is that there is one single characteristic that makes people successful – their mindset. Not some corny “positive thinking” mindset, but whether you have a ‘fixed’ or ‘growth’ mindset.

by × June 20, 2013 ×

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