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Our articles on productivity, time tracking and everything else related to time management.

Switching Up Your Tasks

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Switching Up Tasks

Having to work on the same, repetitive, boring and mundane tasks day-in-day-out is painful. In fact, it’s dull, it isn’t productive and it makes you want to poke your eyes out with chopsticks. But there’s one simple thing that we can do about it: switch up our tasks.

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How to Get 5 Times More Things Done, Make More Money and Increase Your Productivity By Working 14 Hours Less Every Week

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Increase Productivity by Working Less

If I told you that you get 5 times more things done, make a load more money, be more productive… and do it all by taking an extra 14 hours a week off you’d call me crazy. But you can – and I’m about to show you how.

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10 Suggestions for Your Not To-Do List

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Your Not To-Do List

Sometimes being more productive is about NOT doing things. After hearing Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter, talk about his not to-do list at a startup event, it inspired me to start my own not to-do list.

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21 Examples of Eating Your Frog

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21 Ways To Eat That Frog

Eat one frog a day and it will keep procrastination away. Eating Your Frog has been one of the most popular productivity tips among Asian Efficiency readers. Its premise is very simple. If there was just ONE thing you had to do today, just one, what would that be? That’s your frog. Eat it first […]

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Front Loading: Do Your Most Important Work on Monday and Tuesday

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Front Loading

A professor, standing in front of the class, took a really big jar and put it on his desk. Then grabbed a couple rocks and put them in the jar till no more rocks could fit in. The professor then asked the class: “Is the jar full?” Everyone said yes. With a smirk, the professor […]

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Why You Should Stop Fiddling with Apps

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Stop fiddling with apps

Let’s talk about a first world productivity problem: wasting time on apps. Every week there is a new todo list or note taking app that’s grabbing everyone’s attention and people buy them only to find out it was a huge waste of time. Don’t be one of them. Please.

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Real Working Hours

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Railway Station Clock

We live in an hour-centric society. Everything is measured in units of time – children go to school to learn for a certain number of hours. Millions of people are employed on a per-hour basis. Professionals show up for work for a set number of hours. And when asked how to produce results, the default […]

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