General Productivity

General Productivity

Announcement: I’m writing and publishing a book with Crown Business, an imprint of Penguin Random House

Announcement: I’m writing and publishing a book with Crown Business, an imprint of Penguin Random House

When I think back to high school English class, it definitely wasn’t the best of times. To this day, I remember Googling phrases like “Fahrenheit 451 Plot Summary” and “A Tale of Two Cities Sparknotes” so I could read as little as possible when writing up assignments and book reports. […]

by × November 6, 2014 ×

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Chances are you spend way too much time staring at screens every day

Chances are you spend way too much time staring at screens every day

If you’re average, you spend a crazy amount of time staring at shiny rectangles every day.  Here’s a fascinating breakdown from Mary Meeker (an Internet Analyst at Morgan Stanley) that shows exactly how much time people around the world spend looking at their TVs, computers, smartphones, and tablets every day:1 […]

by × July 10, 2014 ×

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I think it’s a good thing productivity is taking a dip during the World Cup

I think it’s a good thing productivity is taking a dip during the World Cup

Productivity takes a dip during major events like the World Cup, but deeper and more meaningful office relationships can make you more engaged, more likely to get a promotion, and more satisfied with your job.

by × July 1, 2014 ×

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The top 10 lessons I learned from A Year of Productivity

The top 10 lessons I learned from A Year of Productivity

The 10 biggest things I’ve learned in my journey to become as productive as possible for a year.

by × May 1, 2014 ×

General Productivity

My TEDx talk on productivity and happiness

My TEDx talk on productivity and happiness

My TEDx talk about productivity and happiness! I love how it turned out.

by × April 22, 2014 ×

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The biggest productivity mistake people make

The biggest productivity mistake people make

The biggest mistake people make when they try to be productive: they try to do more things, instead of the right things.

by × April 9, 2014 ×

General Productivity

Think waking up earlier will make you more productive? Think again.

Think waking up earlier will make you more productive? Think again.

There is essentially no difference between waking up early and waking up later in the day, assuming you sleep the same amount of time in both scenarios.

by × January 16, 2014 ×

General Productivity

Do these 9 things to make this week your most productive week ever

Do these 9 things to make this week your most productive week ever

Here are 9 incredible ways to kick even more ass than you regularly do this week.

by × January 13, 2014 ×

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