Reading, watching, listening – the price, scarcity and the 80/20 rule

weekend reading

It has been quite a while since I shared a weekend reading post. If you follow me on Facebook you may have seen some of them, although with the way the Facebook algorithm works who knows! Below I share some stand out pieces of content I have come across recently. Watching - The Price of … [Read more...]

How slowing down can be productive

How slowing down can be productive

Last year I wrote a series of posts on slowing down: 11 signs that you could be a busy addict How to slow down – accept, focus, act How to slow down – mindset, prune, meditation How to slow down – boundaries, honesty, batching How to slow down – gaining control of your smart … [Read more...]

5 reasons why more sleep will help you be more productive + how to get more sleep

5 reasons why more sleep will help you be more productive + how to get more sleep

This post is part of a series on productivity. You can find more posts in the series here.  *********** In the PWK survey last year I asked the following question “What is the biggest thing impacting on your productivity at home?”. 21% of readers said that tiredness impacted their productivity. My … [Read more...]

One simple thing you can do to make yourself happier

One simple thing you can do to make yourself happier

If you are having one of those days or maybe even one of those weeks, even small things can make a difference and make you feel happier. A trick I use if I am feeling flat is to force myself to do a task I have been putting off for sometime. You know the type of tasks I mean? They aren't big … [Read more...]