9 Best Productivity Tips – STP023

Released Sunday, 17th September 2017
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Episode 23 -  In this episode, I've researched 152 different productivity and efficiency tips, to find you the best. These 9 will make a big difference to how much stuff you can get done - freeing you up to spend more time doing the stuff you really WANT to do. Enjoy!

Some of the stuff in there is:

How Eating The Frog will mean you actually get things done
Why you should Ditch The Phone to concentrate
Automate Or Eliminate - how they can save you time

The Brainscape.com study on shortcuts saving you 8 days per year
Michael Hyatt's book - The Virtual Assistant Solution

What Clutter can do to reduce your productivity and how to sort it -  according to Forbes
Batching

What it looks like in - Getting Things Done by David Allen
The Pomodoro technique - some more info here

Looking After Yourself - what Lifehack.com says about a 2005 study

How we covered morning routines - in episode STP012
And the importance of sleep - in episode STP022

Taking Breaks

How it increases performance according to a study - from the University of Illinois

To-do lists don't work - we explain the difference between 'to-do' and 'Must-Do'

Peter Bregman's version from his - 18 Minutes Book
What Josh Kauffman says about 'MIT's' in - The Personal MBA

The Force Multiplier - Killer Schedule

How to make it actually work
What 2 things - and ONLY 2 things should be on your schedule

The other tips which didn't make the top 9 - but were still useful:

The 2 minute rule
Planning email - covered in episode STP020
Make goals - again covered in two previous episodes STP018 and STP019
Killing your darlings
Have fun!

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