Process - The Journey to Productivity and Effectiveness
The Journey to Productivity and Effectiveness
89: I Figured Out Timeblocking -- FINALLY
July 19th, 2021 | 7 mins 20 secs
Timeblocking has been a struggle for Justin, but he finally figured out how to make it work.
88: Solving Your BIGGEST Productivity Problem
July 5th, 2021 | 12 mins
Picking the right tool or finding the ultimate lifehack may seem like the way to productivity, but it's not. This week, Justin discusses how our focus on the day-to-day is the biggest issue and the way to get above it.
87: Kids, Remote Work, and Side Hustles with Matt Ragland (Rebroadcast)
June 21st, 2021 | 30 mins 41 secs
This week, YouTuber Matt Ragland joins us to discuss analog productivity, working remotely as a parent, and journaling.
86: Routines, Family, and Remote Work with Matias Hernandez (Rebroadcast)
June 7th, 2021 | 23 mins 33 secs
This week we’re joined by Matias Hernandez, a software engineer based in Chile. We have a great conversation about routines, not putting too much pressure on yourself, and working remotely from a small town.
85: Trust & Remote Work with Leon van der Laan
May 24th, 2021 | 33 mins 45 secs
This week we're joined by Leon van der Laan.
At the time of recording, Leon was CEO and co-founder of Remode, a remote work consultancy focused on talent acquisition and culture, and has since become CEO at Logisitcs Tech Scale up Cargo stream.
We have a great conversation about trust, leadership, and connecting with coworkers in a remote-first work culture. Leon brings great insights to the table with his 20+ year tenure in executive leadership at large corporations and management consulting. (Rebroadcast of Remotely Working episode 14 aired in 2020)
84: Work Cycles with Shawn Blanc
May 10th, 2021 | 46 mins 46 secs
Shawn Blanc of Blanc Media joins us to discuss remote work, Blanc Media's unique "work cycles", building margin, physical health habits, and more! (Rebroadcast of Remotely Working episode 16)
83: On Range: Why Generalists Matter
April 26th, 2021 | 12 mins 14 secs
If you're a generalist, you carry great value, even though you might not have much specialized knowledge. Justin discusses why this is the case and how being a generalist impacts productivity.
82: Deep Work is Not the Answer
April 12th, 2021 | 10 mins 57 secs
Deep work has been hailed as the answer to all of our modern work problems. But is it? Justin discusses in this episode.
81: The Real Problem with Productivity Advice
March 29th, 2021 | 12 mins 6 secs
There's an overabundance of productivity advice online. Is it helpful to seek it out, and to what extent? Justin discusses this week.
80: Following the Productivity Habits of Elon Musk
March 15th, 2021 | 11 mins 51 secs
Elon Musk is the example many look to for living a hyper-successful life. But is emulating the life of a centibillionaire practical or healthy? Justin explores the answer in this episode.
79: The Center of Your System
March 1st, 2021 | 9 mins 27 secs
What's at the center of your productivity system? Is it a task manager? In this episode, Justin makes the case that there's something better to help you drive your day.
78: Building a "Good Enough" System
February 15th, 2021 | 12 mins 12 secs
In search of a perfect system? It doesn't exist! In this episode, Justin discusses why searching for a perfect system is futile and that building a "good enough" system is... well... good enough.
77: Pursue Your Goals Well
February 1st, 2021 | 10 mins 49 secs
Ever had a great idea, but had difficulty actually acting on it? Or found it challenging to determine how to pursue a goal? You're not alone. In this episode, Justin shares five ideas he's learned along the way about pursuing goals well.
76: Overcoming Setbacks
January 18th, 2021 | 9 mins 17 secs
Setbacks can hit us at any time in our lives, and they generally suck. Justin discusses five main steps you can take to possibly help you through setbacks you encounter.
75: Guide Your Year with a Yearly Theme
January 4th, 2021 | 15 mins 14 secs
Justin discusses why a yearly theme is better than planning or goals, and reviews his themes for 2020 and 2021.
74: My 2020 Year in Review
December 21st, 2020 | 13 mins 35 secs
Justin takes a few moments to review his 2020.