Making Deep Work a Priority in a Distracted World

 Sub-Optimal Work Spending 6 hours wandering in Ikea while perhaps fun, is not the best use of time. In Cal Newport’s Deep Work,  not all work hours are created equal – deep work is that which is spent optimally working in concentrated efforts without interrupted. Cal suggests that deep work spent on cognitively demanding tasks is best…

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Sites I Love

Productivity: Get Pocket – save all of your favorite websites to be viewed at a later date. Easy to bookmark your favorite news articles, how-to guides, etc. Self Journal  – hand writing may seem faux paux, but it’s the best way to remember. The SELF Journal motivates and lays out your days for success by utilizing a…

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6 Productivity Hacks to a Happier Life

I have been thinking about the topic of productivity a lot lately. The more productive you are not only at work, but in your personal life through daily habits, the happier and more successful you can be (more on habit-creating in another post). With that, I bet you’ve never heard of these top productivity tools….

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2017 Goals, Lessons Learned & Creating Habits that Stick

I never enjoy making new year’s resolutions. I’ve struggled with the fear of not having achieved that “thing” that I put on my bucket list or my resolutions for the year. Even though this fear is completely arbitrary, that perfectionist in me is reluctant to place on paper something for which I’m not sure will…

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