productivity

How To Motivate Yourself To Do Something Difficult

How To Motivate Yourself To Do Something Difficult

The next time you find yourself staring down a difficult, time-consuming or boring task, don’t tell yourself that you’ll do it later. Tell yourself that it’s going to be difficult, time-consuming and boring. Acknowledge that you’re going to hate every minute of it. Let yourself accept that it’s going to…

You Don’t Have To Be Productive Right Now

You Don’t Have To Be Productive Right Now

Isaac Newton did some of his best work during a plague year, we’re told. Shakespeare may have turned to sonnets when the theatres were closed. And now everyone you know is working on some kind of project while they’re working (or not) from home. But you know what other option…