This productivity myth leaves you feeling exhausted and guilty, and it prevents you from working at your best. Let’s bust it right now.
I’m taking a break from my regularly scheduled content, which I filmed before Coronavirus really came to Australia, to talk about what crisis times mean for our productivity. I’ve seen this … Continue reading Why I’m still talking about productivity
Working from home sounds really great. You can work to your own schedule and wear pyjamas while you work! But if you’re trying to work from home, you know that it … Continue reading Working from home can be easier – here’s how
You know that feeling when there’s something you know you should do, but you just really don’t want to do it?
You should say no to that second piece of cake. Or you should say yes for going for a run first thing in the morning. Or you should do that piece of work that you’ve been putting off all week. But you just don’t want to.
What’s your procrastination trigger?Take the quiz to find out! TAKE ME TO THE QUIZ! Let’s talk about procrastination. You know that thing that you’re maybe doing right now? Don’t go away! I … Continue reading Why you REALLY procrastinate
Did you know that only 8% of people keep their New Year’s resolutions? But with these two words, you can triple your chances of keeping yours.
Back in mid-December, before I took a couple of weeks of holiday, I scheduled a blog post for today. It was about how to keep your New Year’s resolutions.But, truthfully?Nothing … Continue reading How small actions really do help
There are exactly two rules for making a special occasion special.
Focusing on work when you’re at home can be a challenge! That’s why you need simple tricks to help your brain be fully focused.
Research shows that willpower fails us about 50% of the time, and pushing yourself harder doesn’t actually mean you get more done. Here are five ways that exercising some self-compassion and going easy on yourself is actually more productive than pushing yourself harder.
Have you ever played tetris? In high school, I used to play it a lot. I’d play for hours on end, and then go to bed and see brightly coloured shapes falling, falling, falling across the backs of my eyelids. Gratitude is like tetris.
You have a few pieces of paper in your hand. Do you plonk them on your desk, or file them away? In other words: are you a “piler”, or a “filer”?
Want to write to-do lists that actually work? Here’s a selection of best-practice advice from around the web.