The only thing worse than a monkey on your back is a monkey in your head.. playing the same tune, over and over. Loop thinking is an energy vampire. Learn how to get your productivity garlic on below:
Nothing derails your productivity faster than expectations. In this episode, we talk about how to adjust expectations of yourself by using the Pomodoro Method, and how to deal with the expectations of others.
Do you have to be focused on logic and avoid emotion to become an essentialist? No. You just have to understand the value of a tradeoff.
What’s a tradeoff? It’s The Science Of The Previous Decision. Learn more below:
About the topic today… sometimes we talk about how to speed up our work and make us more efficient. Some days we talk about that blockades that are in our way. You can have a supercharged rocketfueled Batmobile on the track, but if there’s a cement wall blockading the way, she ain’t goin nowhere.
Today we’re talking about a blockade. One key to productivity is being able to define what you truly want. One of the easiest reasons to not define what you want: because you might be perceived as being selfish.
It's simple, really: it creates more drive to accomplish the things that really matter to you. So why do we stop ourselves? Learn below!
Many people think of productivity as getting things done. And yet… It’s possible to do a thousand things today, and still feel that your life is slipping through your fingers. Maddening, isn’t it? What if you get so many things done that you save three whole hours this week, only to fill it with things you “should” do?
Is productivity really “bigger better faster more”? (Thank you, 4 Non Blondes). What if we could measure it differently? What if productivity is measured by what happens when your head hits the pillow at night? What if you could go to sleep feeling like you made a difference in the world. Feeling like you can make choices according to what you want from life, rather than blindly following all the “shoulds”. Productivity is choosing what you want, and making every day your b*tch.
If you take the time to test your theories, Grasshopper, you will go much further on much less energy. Discover how below:
Anakin Skywalker had to make some pretty killer tradeoffs (see what I did there?) in his ascension to Darth Vader. What might that have to do with you? Find out below!
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