38 min

Productivity: Why aren't we getting things done‪?‬ Is This Working?

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In this week's episode, we're talking about productivity. Why do we feel like we’re not getting things done? We talk about what it means to be productive and ask why we’re so obsessed with productivity hacks. We also share our own tips for getting work done. 
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We want to hear from you because this podcast is all about how we can improve your working lives. Get in touch with any questions you have about your working life. 
 
Email: isthisworkingshow@gmail.com
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Links 
Creativity Can’t Be Hacked by Anna Codrea-Rado for Forge: https://forge.medium.com/creativity-cant-be-hacked-5adc7ab52f1a UK productivity continues lost decade, BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47826195Four of the best life hacks from the world's extreme productivity gurus by Anna Codrea-Rado for Wired: https://www.wired.co.uk/article/best-life-hacks-productivityIf/then planning: https://hbr.org/2014/05/get-your-team-to-do-what-it-says-its-going-to-doBest Buy’s ROWE experiment: https://slate.com/business/2014/05/best-buys-rowe-experiment-can-results-only-work-environments-actually-be-successful.htmlOliver Burkeman on not waiting to feel like doing something: https://www.thecut.com/2016/04/this-is-the-best-advice-on-motivation-i-have-ever-read.html
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In this week's episode, we're talking about productivity. Why do we feel like we’re not getting things done? We talk about what it means to be productive and ask why we’re so obsessed with productivity hacks. We also share our own tips for getting work done. 
Get in touch
We want to hear from you because this podcast is all about how we can improve your working lives. Get in touch with any questions you have about your working life. 
 
Email: isthisworkingshow@gmail.com
Tweet: @isthis_working
Links 
Creativity Can’t Be Hacked by Anna Codrea-Rado for Forge: https://forge.medium.com/creativity-cant-be-hacked-5adc7ab52f1a UK productivity continues lost decade, BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47826195Four of the best life hacks from the world's extreme productivity gurus by Anna Codrea-Rado for Wired: https://www.wired.co.uk/article/best-life-hacks-productivityIf/then planning: https://hbr.org/2014/05/get-your-team-to-do-what-it-says-its-going-to-doBest Buy’s ROWE experiment: https://slate.com/business/2014/05/best-buys-rowe-experiment-can-results-only-work-environments-actually-be-successful.htmlOliver Burkeman on not waiting to feel like doing something: https://www.thecut.com/2016/04/this-is-the-best-advice-on-motivation-i-have-ever-read.html
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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