Process

Productivity Made Personal

About the show

Being productive and effective is a journey, not a destination. You must embrace the process. Join Justin DiRose as he shares his productivity journey in hopes to help you along on yours.

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Episodes

  • 16: Lessons Learned Working from Home - Part 2

    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.

  • 15: Lessons Learned Working from Home - Part 1

    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.

  • 14: Managing Open Loops

    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.

  • 13: Bullet Journal First Impressions

    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.

  • 12: Project Management vs. Task Management

    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.

  • 11: Picking a Task Manager

    April 5th, 2019  |  19 mins 19 secs

    This week, Justin talks through the thought process of picking (or changing) a task manager.

  • 10: On Digital Minimalism

    March 29th, 2019  |  19 mins 32 secs

    Justin discusses Cal Newport’s book Digital Minimalism and how it impacts personal productivity.

  • 9: The Most Important Tasks

    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?

  • 8: The Perils of Over-Productivity

    March 15th, 2019  |  12 mins 46 secs

    Justin discusses how we productivity enthusiasts (including himself) can verge on the line of being over-productive and some strategies to avoid it.

  • 7: Check-In #2

    March 8th, 2019  |  16 mins 20 secs

    Justin gives up on Scrum for OmniFocus, abandons his pursuit of a more full reference system, and gives an update on his struggles with margin.

  • 6: Productivity Systems in the Workplace

    March 1st, 2019  |  11 mins 8 secs

    Justin discusses four main strategies to consider when approaching building a productivity system in the corporate world.

  • 5: Makers, Managers, and Productivity Systems

    February 22nd, 2019  |  11 mins 34 secs

    Justin shares some strategies managers (and corporate employees) may find useful for their productivity systems in the corporate world.

  • 4: The Big Rocks

    February 15th, 2019  |  14 mins 56 secs

    Justin wrestles with how to implement margin and discusses some of the ideas he's reviewed to do better to implement it in his life.

  • 3: Check-In #1

    February 8th, 2019  |  15 mins 12 secs

    This is our first check-in episode. Justin is making progress on his goals, hasn't really figured out what he wants to do with Evernote, and doesn't really seem to use his task manager.

  • 2: What is Productivity?

    February 1st, 2019  |  10 mins 10 secs

    Justin explores the definition of productivity, how it needs to change, and what we can do to better define productivity for ourselves (hint: it has to do with our definition of success).

  • 1: Welcome to Process

    January 21st, 2019  |  10 mins 50 secs

    Our very first episode! Justin shares what you can expect from this podcast, how he got into personal productivity, and some of his favorite apps and books.