How To Actually Do Less Stuff And Get More Done

Productivity is not about doing more work. It’s not about turning gears faster in a gearbox. And it’s not about the hours you put in. In fact, it’s just the opposite. It’s about figuring out how to do less work. It’s about shifting gears to apply better leverage. It’s about reducing the time and resources […]

A Little Known Shortcut To Instantly Increasing Efficiency

You’re not going to like this one. It’s one of those “simple but not easy” idioms. If you want to increase your efficiency or productivity: Delete most of your tasks.   I get that this is a bit of a clickbait-y headline, but stick with me. It’s important to focus on what matters. Email is everyone […]

You’d Be Surprised At How Many People Make This Productivity Mistake

You walk in and instead of confidently starting on your prioritized “to-do” list, you start responding to emails, fielding help-desk tickets from customers, taking phone calls, and diving into whatever is pressing on your attention at that moment. You’ll never be in control of your project if you always feel like a slave to the […]