General Productivity

General Productivity

How to kick bad habits by making them “more expensive”

How to kick bad habits by making them “more expensive”

People hate losing what they have, but that’s not entirely a bad thing, because you can use the awesome power of “loss aversion” to your advantage to lose weight.

by × May 8, 2013 ×

General Productivity

Ideas are worthless, and execution is worth everything

Ideas are worthless, and execution is worth everything

It’s funny how an article from 2005 can still be so relevant today. About eight years ago, Derek Silvers (the founder of CDBaby) wrote about how ideas are worthless by themselves, and only become worth something when they’re multiplied by great execution. I’m tempted to post his article in full because […]

by × April 30, 2013 ×

General Productivity

How the ‘jobs-to-be-done’ theory will change how you think about your life

How the ‘jobs-to-be-done’ theory will change how you think about your life

In Clayton Christensen’s book, How Will You Measure Your Life, he talks about his jobs-to-be-done theory. The theory states that when a consumer (me or you) buys a product, they buy it to perform a particular job.

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