Articles by: Chris Bailey

Focus

How learning to knit helped my productivity

How learning to knit helped my productivity

Scattering your mind with knitting and other habits

by × September 18, 2018 ×

Focus

4 Strategies for Overcoming Distraction

4 Strategies for Overcoming Distraction

Humans are hardwired for distraction. Here are some ways to gain back control.

by × September 11, 2018 ×

Meditation/Mindfulness

Young blonde woman meditating in the park

Here’s why meditation makes you more productive

Research shows meditation sharpens your attention in almost every way.

by × September 6, 2018 ×

Focus

7 strategies to keep your phone from taking over your life

7 strategies to keep your phone from taking over your life

Some strategies I found useful to prevent phones from taking over our time and attention.

by × September 4, 2018 ×

Become More Awesome

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Why Being Lazy Is Actually Good For You

Sometimes the best way to make stuff happen is by doing nothing at all.

by × August 30, 2018 ×

General Productivity

Hyperfocus comes out TODAY! 🐣 Here’s an excerpt from it!

Hyperfocus comes out TODAY! 🐣 Here’s an excerpt from it!

I am incredibly excited to announce that my next book, Hyperfocus, is out today!

by × August 28, 2018 ×

General Productivity

3 things I hope you take away from my new book, Hyperfocus

3 things I hope you take away from my new book, Hyperfocus

In exactly one week, my next book, Hyperfocus lands in bookstores everywhere in the U.S., U.K., and Canada!

by × August 21, 2018 ×

Focus

Your smartphone is chopping your life into tiny, less meaningful pieces

Your smartphone is chopping your life into tiny, less meaningful pieces

Do you know what you’re missing when you check your phone?

by × August 14, 2018 ×

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