9. The Three Most Effective Tips Are Also the Most Boring I think that behind every cliché is a truth that’s so powerful that people feel compelled to repeat the phrase over and over and over. This holds true for productivity advice, as well. Over the last year I experimented with integrating countless habits and […]
Having said that, there are a couple of suggestions that could help: Tiny chunk. Tell yourself you only have to do 5 minutes of work on it. That small amount of work is less intimidating. Just start. Once you get going, it’s much easier to keep going. So tell yourself that all you have to […]
Here’s Cal: People don’t look at the larger picture with their time and schedule. I know each day what I’m doing with each hour of the day. I know each week what I’m doing with each day of the week and I know each month what I’m doing with each week of the month. Are […]
These 10 pieces of software are mostly free, they’re mostly multiplatform, and they’re all really useful in my day to day life. I use them to keep all of my ideas and thoughts managed and all of my time sensibly organized. Without these tools, I can’t imagine the kind of chaos that would fill my life. […]
This series from LifeHacker is one of my favorites. Give it a quick read, only takes about 2 minutes. How We Work: Whitson Gordon’s Favorite Gear and Productivity Tricks.
Is anxiety always a bad thing? Here’s a great article on how to release the harmful anxiety in your daily life. How to Unwire the Anxiety in Your Day-to-Day Life | Expert Enough.
For this comparison, I chose to use a phone that spans across almost all the national carriers, the LG Optimus One. This is a very nice mid-grade handset that we happen to be doing a in depth review on next week, specifically the Virgin Mobile Optimus V. I wont go into an overview […]
This article hits pretty close to home. My main hours where I’m “on” are about 10-1, and 3-6. When are your ‘good hours’ of the day? While you may be at work longer or at different times try to keep your main projects scheduled for when you’re firing on all cylinders as it were. http://www.thesimpledollar.com/2011/06/04/good-hours-not-more-hours/
While some people view apps as only a distraction they can be a useful tool when approaching them with a balanced view. Check out this post from WebWorkerDaily with 19 great apps to help boost productivity by increasing concentration. My favorite sections are the site blockers and timers. Read on at http://gigaom.com/collaboration/19-apps-to-boost-concentration Be sure to subscribe […]