tagged: productivity

Loving right now: Obsidian.md

productivity
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As a regular consumer of productivity porn I first noticed Personal Knowledge Management Systems last year when they were moving from a niche interest to a full-on internet trend.

Thoughts on the Slight Edge by Jeff Olson

booksproductivity
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Lately I've been rereading some books that I remember impacting me in 2016. The year I turned 30, in a very cliche move, I discovered the self improvement/development genre.

How to open a specific Notion page on your iPhone

productivity
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There are many reasons I love Notion, and I plan to share my setup for weekly and monthly reviews on this blog in the future. One thing that has really been bugging me lately is how bad the performance has gotten. Maybe my location (Australia) exacerbates this, but Notion has been so slow lately. I have a page in my Notion called “Cleaning” that is basically a table of all the cleaning tasks in my home and when I did them last (so I don’t have to wonder about how long it has been since I cleane

The 5-minute timer hack I use to get almost anything done

productivity
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Transitions are exceptionally hard for me, this is what I do to make myself move.

The reason caring for babies and toddlers can be so maddening

productivitymothering
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If one more person tells me I need to time block, I'm gonna scream.

Strategies for dealing with a catnapping baby (that don’t involve sleep training): Mindset and resetting expectations

motheringwellbeingproductivity
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My firstborn spent months in the first year of their life only taking 30 minute naps, while attached to me. After trying every strategy and suggestion to get them to sleep longer or alone, and driving myself to the brink of insanity in doing so, I knew that something had to change.

How I implement Atomic Habits

productivitybooks
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I first read Atomic Habits by James Clear in December 2012. I thought it was a good book and had helpful advice. Still, I didn’t really implement it because I wasn’t convinced that little daily habits would really amount to anything impressive.

TIL: Resulting

developmentworkproductivity
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Today I was listening to an episode of the Productivityist Podcast, an interview with Annie Duke. Annie talked about a mental model/cognitive bias where people think the result of a decision is an indicator of that decision’s quality.

1 year ago, I gave up Twitter

wellbeingproductivity
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I don’t need to publish another lengthy essay about quitting social media, the internet has enough of those. In bullet points:

Lessons I learnt with my first baby that I'm bringing to my second

motheringproductivity
3 min read
I am experiencing the postpartum/newborn experience for the second time. Things feel different this time around.

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