Insight from leading professionals on how to better protect your time.
Social media manipulation has become an existential threat to both individuals and societies. Learning how to spot and avoid the perils of online life has never been more important. Until fairly recently, most of us laughed off the idea of social media manipulation either as something that didn’t exist or that only happened to other […]
The underlying reason why your productivity has dropped.
“I Can’t Focus When I Read Anymore.” When was the last time you sat down and truly sank into a good book? A book that takes you to another place, with imagery so clear it came alive? Where you could actually see the characters? Understood how they think and why? And the scenes typed on […]
The Art of Simple Work Rituals to Create Tunnel Vision and Instantly Step Into Flow Want to know how to get in the zone every time you sit down to work or study on your computer? Maybe our “new society” is still evolving… Maybe we still have a long way to go before we know […]
Using Music and Sounds for Better Focus Are you currently leveraging the power of ambient noise to work more efficiently? Your auditory environment plays a huge role in staying focused and productive while doing knowledge work. You’ve probably already noticed, for example, how sudden noises so easily distract you and take your attention off the […]
How Bad News Affects Mental Health in the Age of “Outrage Porn” Feeling a little obsessed with the news? In today’s world, information spreads at the speed of light. We carry supercomputers in our pockets, feeding us real-time information on global occurrences, today’s weather report, and even live feeds from our home CCTV. We “should” […]
How to Better Manage Your Time Looking for the right time management tools and techniques to perform more efficiently? If you’re like most people, your time management skills could use a lot of work… Time is a fixed resource and you can’t change that. There are only 52 weeks in a year, 7 days in […]
Need a simple website blocker for studying, working, or even for keeping a team on track? In our distracted, info-overloaded world, saying “no” can give the ultimate edge at school or in your career. Struggling with productivity issues can feel like a very personal problem. But if you think you’re alone, think again. Distraction and […]
How to Improve Your Study Habits and Set Yourself Up for Success Want to study better? What is your PLAN for attacking your studies deliberately? How much time will you spend going over material you learn in class? Will you study every week or, like most students, wait and shove it all in your brain […]