The real source of motivation

I think finally figured out how motivation works. This enabled me to find a way to always be and to stay motivated, whenever I need to. I’ve kept looking for motivation in external sources – motivational quotes, people, stories. And if I find the right text/person/video I usually get my dose. Problem is it fades […]

5 Scientifically proven tips to improve your productivity and an app for that

The science of productivity: Willpower is an exhaustible source! So instead of just pushing yourself to try harder try the following: 1. START!!! Studies show that starting a project is the biggest blocker to productivity. 2. FOCUS ON THE HARDEST TASKS FIRST and instead of stressing yourself to keep staying focused throughout the day, COMBINE […]

How to become a master and leave mediocrity behind?

As a progression from some of my last posts, I’d like to share some thoughts on the daily habits that turn ordinary people into super achievers. Let’s review a regular morning of an ordinary working class person and analyze: 1. You’re supposed to be getting up at 6 am, but you hit the snooze button […]

The best productivity advice from Facebook, Paypal, and a buddhist monk

We’ve all heard about it, we’ve all done it and in this day and time we usually do it even more than we know – MULTITASKING. I used to think of it as a virtue. And it even seems logical – if you can do more than one thing at a time, than your productivity […]

Einstein’s greatest advice on learning anything.

Einstein’s secret to learning everything revealed in one of his letters to his son. In another great read from Bulgarian blogger Maria Popova we find beautiful advice from one of the great minds from the last century – Albert Einstein. In one of his letters to his 11-year-old son Hans Albert which was written just […]

Jobs’ Productivity Lessons

Hey, So we’ve all heard that Steve Jobs was a brilliant mind and an iconic example for generations. What I like is that he lived in the age of technology and there is plenty of information out there on his life and work ethics. So here goes another great read on lifehacker.com. Regardless of how […]