Category: Productivity

  • What Is the RICE Prioritization Model And How Does It Work?

    In the bustling heart of tech, where new ideas sprout faster than we can tend to them, Intercom—a messaging software company—found itself at a crossroads. Sean McBride, a product manager at Intercom, along with his team, rifled through a buffet of prioritization models, trying to find the one that would best serve their unique challenges.…

  • 4 Exercises to Improve Your Focus

    In today’s bustling world, distractions are as ubiquitous as air. To not get swept away by the cacophony, we need power – a lot of it – to remain unwavering and focused. Believe it or not, our brains can be molded and strengthened, much like the muscles in our body, to be more resilient and…

  • 4 Exercises to Improve Your Focus

    In today’s bustling world, distractions are as ubiquitous as air. To not get swept away by the cacophony, we need power – a lot of it – to remain unwavering and focused. Believe it or not, our brains can be molded and strengthened, much like the muscles in our body, to be more resilient and…

  • What You Need to Know About Focused Attention

    Have you ever sat down to read over something you’ve written? Think about that resume you were about to send off, or that all-important email or message. You probably found yourself concentrating so hard that the world around you seemed to disappear. You had to focus all your attention on it, just to make sure…

  • What You Need to Know About Focused Attention

    Have you ever sat down to read over something you’ve written? Think about that resume you were about to send off, or that all-important email or message. You probably found yourself concentrating so hard that the world around you seemed to disappear. You had to focus all your attention on it, just to make sure…

  • How Depression Can Cause a Loss of Focus

    Globally, an estimated 5% of adults are grappling with depression.[1] It’s more than a statistic; it’s a reality for many, and it’s closer to home than most of us might think. Now, when you hear about depression, you might think about profound sadness or despair. But what you might overlook is how it’s tied to…

  • How Depression Can Cause a Loss of Focus

    Globally, an estimated 5% of adults are grappling with depression.[1] It’s more than a statistic; it’s a reality for many, and it’s closer to home than most of us might think. Now, when you hear about depression, you might think about profound sadness or despair. But what you might overlook is how it’s tied to…

  • Strategy and Tactics: Two Essential Keys to Success

    I recently read Outlive by Peter Attia. It’s a book about longevity that I found insightful. It contains many lessons about different aspects of health. However, what I’d like to share with you here isn’t the health lessons from the book. Instead, it’s a quote by Sun Tzu that I found there: Strategy without tactics…

  • Strategy and Tactics: Two Essential Keys to Success

    I recently read Outlive by Peter Attia. It’s a book about longevity that I found insightful. It contains many lessons about different aspects of health. However, what I’d like to share with you here isn’t the health lessons from the book. Instead, it’s a quote by Sun Tzu that I found there: Strategy without tactics…

  • What Is Chronic Procrastination and How To Deal with It

    Chronic procrastination—it’s that nagging pull to delay tasks, the call of the snooze button you just can’t ignore, the endless deferring of what needs to be done. It’s not just the occasional “I’ll do it tomorrow,” but a relentless pattern that sweeps through your days, weeks, and even years. For some, procrastination might be an…