How To Build A Longer Attention Span

How To Build A Longer Attention Span

We often read in productivity literature that we’ll be able to accomplish whatever we want, once we take any potential distractions out of our workspace — by disconnecting the internet and phone, putting the TV in another room, and so on. But there’s something this...
Productivity and Owning Our Shadow

Productivity and Owning Our Shadow

In this post, I’ll offer a perspective on procrastination, and an approach to dealing with it, that you probably haven’t heard before. Often, in my experience, we put off working on a project because we know making progress in our task will force us to face some part...
Mindfully Moving Beyond Multitasking

Mindfully Moving Beyond Multitasking

Photo by ryantron By Christopher R. Edgar It’s become a truism in productivity literature that we shouldn’t multitask.  Constantly switching between projects, we’re told, wastes time, because we need to reorient ourselves whenever we change tasks. In working with...