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A simple trick that will let you live 13.6 years longer

  If a genie magically appeared in front of you and asked whether you would like to extend your life by 13.6 years with just a small amount of effort, would you say yes? That’s not even a question—of course you would! How would you spend that time? Like imagining […]

by × February 29, 2016 ×

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What is the exact value of your time?

What is the exact value of your time?

Calculating how valuable your time is can help you determine which tasks are worth spending your time on. When it comes to productivity, one of the most powerful things to realize is that not all tasks are made equal. Some tasks in your work and home life—like training new recruits, […]

by × September 30, 2015 ×

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100 time, energy, and attention hacks to be more productive

100 time, energy, and attention hacks to be more productive

My 100 favorite time, energy, and attention hacks that will let you get more done.

by × May 1, 2014 ×

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How to determine the highest-leverage activities in your work

How to determine the highest-leverage activities in your work

There are a very small number of work tasks where you deliver 80 or even 90% of your value. These are your highest-leverage work activities.

by × February 18, 2014 ×

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How to tame ‘springy’ life elements, the reason you never have any free time

How to tame ‘springy’ life elements, the reason you never have any free time

You may notice that even when you have less to do, you still have no free time. Springy life elements are to blame, and here’s what to do about them.

by × November 15, 2013 ×

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Want to get more done? Take more breaks!

Want to get more done? Take more breaks!

Over the last few weeks I’ve observed my productivity as I’ve either taken frequent breaks, or not taken any at all. Here’s what I’ve learned!

by × October 17, 2013 ×

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Time hack: Create a ‘mindless’ list

Time hack: Create a ‘mindless’ list

Creating a list of the mindless things you do everyday and doing them at once will give you a huge productivity boost.

by × October 15, 2013 ×

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The quick and dirty 20 Second Rule

The quick and dirty 20 Second Rule

Finding and eliminating distractions that are within 20 seconds of your reach may seem like a small change, but it can have a profound impact on your behaviour.

by × September 11, 2013 ×

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