The world is full of shiny objects and squirrels to chase. What you need is a system and the mindsets to go with it to help you be intentional and stay on track. The thing is, there's no one-size-fits-all method. It's a journey of trial and error, and discovery to find something that works for you. If you've struggled in that adventure, this podcast is for you.
Join productivity nerd and remote worker Justin DiRose in the process of refining your productivity system to get you to where you want to be in life.
July 5th, 2019 | 8 mins 6 secs
This week we hit our third part of the essential habits for productivity, where Justin discusses the power of saying no. We also have a brief announcement about the podcast at the end of the show!
June 28th, 2019 | 12 mins 37 secs
Our second episode in the series on essential habits. This week we discuss the regular review -- daily, weekly, monthly and annual.
June 21st, 2019 | 9 mins 6 secs
We're starting a series on the essential habits to build for any productivity system. This week we're looking at the mindsweep -- a tactic to clear your brain so you can focus on what's important.
June 14th, 2019 | 10 mins 24 secs
Building strong routines is a great way to up your effectiveness at work and home. Justin outlines his two routines that help him do just that.
June 7th, 2019 | 14 mins 36 secs
The space you work in is just as important as the systems you use. In today's episode, Justin discusses considerations around a few common work locations.
May 31st, 2019 | 10 mins 18 secs
Time tracking grants some great benefits, but you have to know why you're doing it. Justin discusses both the why and the how on this week's episode.
May 24th, 2019 | 11 mins 49 secs
Journaling is a great habit for the now, but journaling also can have big impacts on future you. Justin outlines three ways keeping a journal can improve life for your future self.
May 17th, 2019 | 14 mins 58 secs
Often the systems we want to help us find peace of mind only get us stressed out. In this week's episode, Justin discusses some mindsets on how productivity can lead us to peace of mind.
May 10th, 2019 | 7 mins 12 secs
Justin wraps up the discussion from last week on lesson's he's learned working from home over the last seven years.
May 3rd, 2019 | 9 mins 7 secs
In part 1 of a 2 part series, Justin shares five lessons he's learned in the last seven years of working from home.
April 26th, 2019 | 12 mins 8 secs
Justin continues to work through this major life transition, and along the way has been thinking a lot about all the open loops in his life. He boils open loops down to four categories.
April 19th, 2019 | 12 mins 19 secs
Justin gives an update on how he's liking the Bullet Journal after using it for a week.
April 12th, 2019 | 8 mins 59 secs
Justin finds himself in a task management (and life) crisis, switches up the show format for the short term, and discusses his options for nuke and paving his system.
April 5th, 2019 | 19 mins 19 secs
This week, Justin talks through the thought process of picking (or changing) a task manager.
March 29th, 2019 | 19 mins 32 secs
Justin discusses Cal Newport’s book Digital Minimalism and how it impacts personal productivity.
March 22nd, 2019 | 11 mins 37 secs
Guild member @BrianP has a question we dive into this week: how do you best pick your daily most important tasks?