Is Resistance having the best of you?

I found the Resistance concept (yes, Resistance with capital R) the first time on the book TheWar of Art of Steve Pressfield and I have been fascinated by it for the longest time. Also for the longest time, Resistance has been getting a lot of times the best of me. I...

Thinking Time and Planning Time.

Productivity per se don’t need to be something really complex, and actually it is not, a soon as things begin feeling complex you are most likely already not-productive. Of Course, Productivity isn’t easy either, and it isn’t mostly because we insist...

It is possible to be #iPhone6+Only?

The short answer is yes. It is possible to be #iPhone6+Only as much as it was possible to be #iPhoneOnly for a while. We had not been the first people to go #iPadOnly and to do things with the iPad or the iPhone as the Main Machine. In 2012 Patrick Rhone wrote his...

TIP #267: Block Time to Read

We don’t notice that certain things don’t happen in our life for no other reasons that we don’t block the time to do it. What to read more?, block time to read, so you are aware that it is time to read instead of go to the TV. I tend to read a lot, but I have also...

TIP #266: Plan the simple things

We tend to think and plan for the big things, the things that we think are going to need a lot of time or that are going to be really important, and some times becasue of that we miss plan the simple ones, the ones that even when aren’t that important will make you...

TIP #265: Aways carry your reading material

I mentioned this tip in my book 25 Tips for Productivity and it is something that I had always surprise me when I am waiting somewhere I you see people looking to really old magazines – or even better playing angry brids or something like that. Most of us had so...

Reconsider that all nighter.

Forget about that all nighter you are considering right now. Even better, forget that it is a great idea. Even better, forget about how much are you going to be able to catch up, and go to sleep. I use to play the all nighter card, multiple times a week in the past, I...