The Productivity Project

The Productivity Project

Accomplishing More by Managing your Time, Attention, and Energy Better

eBook - 2016
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"After obtaining his business degree, Chris Bailey created the website to chronicle a year-long series of productivity experiments he conducted on himself, along with his interviews with productivity experts, from Charles Duhigg to David Allen. Bailey tried out going several weeks with getting by on little to no sleep; he cut out caffeine and sugar; he lived in total isolation for 10 days; he used his smartphone for just an hour a day for three months; he gained ten pounds of muscle mass; he stretched his work week to 90 hours; a late riser, he tried getting up at 5:30 every morning for three months -- all the while monitoring the impact of his experiments on the quality and quantity of his work. Among the winning strategies: Slowing down to work more deliberately. Shrinking or eliminating the unimportant. The rule of three. Striving for imperfection. Scheduling less time for important tasks. The 20 second rule to distract yourself from the inevitable distractions. The concept of productive procrastination. Bailey offers a treasure trove of insights and over 25 best practices that will help you accomplish more. Chris Bailey is a graduate of Carleton University in Ottawa. His new website is"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [S.l.] : The Crown Publishing Group, 2016
ISBN: 9781101904046
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Cloud Library


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Mar 26, 2018

It's a must read. Tricks and advices by author are easy to implement in daily lives.

sarahfelkar Mar 28, 2016

Interesting and well written, the Productivity Project has lots of realistic advice, and exercises to help you become more productive as well.


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Aug 27, 2017

arsh2134 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 15 and 40


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