Apr 24, 2018
This is a solo episode, so brace yourself as I pretend to know what I'm talking about. I apply Occum's Razor to making decisions and come to the conclusion that one way to improve our productivity is not to worry about what the decisions are that we make, so much as whether we make them or not!
Short, sharp and...
Apr 10, 2018
Chatting to Sarah Tomlinson about how she runs her web design business on only a few hours a day is inspiring. (On a bad day it's intimidating!)
With a seven month old and another baby on the way, Sarah's learned how to be more efficient than most people. It's just they way it has to be for her! I chat to her about how...
Mar 27, 2018
It's hard work to do stuff for The Man, sure. But at least you know what to do. When you hire yourself because you're self employed things get messier. Not only do you have to do the work, you have to figure out which work to do.
Self employed publisher Tim Lewis helps get it unpacked for us in part one of a two-parter.
Mar 15, 2018
No matter how big your plan for changing the universe and no matter how much you love what you do, there are days when you just feel 'meh'. Your mojo has just upped and left.
So what do you do when that happens? You can't be productive without your mojo.
I asked a range of people, from friends to experts (and a...
Mar 13, 2018
We all know that willpower (alone) is rubbish for improving our productivity and keeping us doing what we're supposed to be doing. That's everything from going to the gym to working harder to being nice to that irritating neighbour and taking lunch breaks.
What we need is to have the 'good thing' so ingrained it...