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Overwhelmed by all the hats you wear in life? Listen in as Erik Fisher talks with productivity experts as they share how they implement practical productivity strategies in their personal and professional lives. We explore all aspects of productivity and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life.

Beyond the To-Do List Erik Fisher

    • Business
    • 4.4 • 767 Ratings

Overwhelmed by all the hats you wear in life? Listen in as Erik Fisher talks with productivity experts as they share how they implement practical productivity strategies in their personal and professional lives. We explore all aspects of productivity and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life.

    Jess Cording on Managing Stress and Anxiety

    Jess Cording on Managing Stress and Anxiety

    Jessica Cording, MS, RD, CDN, INHC is a registered dietitian, health coach, and writer with a passion for helping people streamline their wellness routine and establish a balanced relationship with food and exercise. Through her writing, consulting, public speaking, and counseling, she works with individuals, corporations, and the media to help make drama-free healthy living approachable and enjoyable.


    Her new book is The Little Book of Game-Changers: 50 Healthy Habits For Managing Stress & Anxiety. In this converdsation, she and Erik talk scheduling time to worry, getting the right amount of caffeine, and having a plan for loneliness.


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    Scott Shute On the Positive Benefits of Mindfulness and Compassion in Organizations

    Scott Shute On the Positive Benefits of Mindfulness and Compassion in Organizations

    Scott Shute is the Head of Mindfulness and Compassion at LinkedIn, and Author of 'The Full Body Yes: Change Your Work and Your World from the Inside Out'.


    In this conversation Scott talks about how companies can best help their employees, the place mindfulness and compassion take in the workplace, and The impact that moving from a "Me" to "We" mindset can have on an organization.


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    Greg Mckeown on Making Essential Activities Easy

    Greg Mckeown on Making Essential Activities Easy

    Greg McKeown is the author of the New York Times Bestseller, 'Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less'. His new book is 'Effortless: Make It Easier to Do What Matters Most'. He is also the host of the 'What's Essential Podcast'.


    In this conversation, Greg talks about what Essentialism is and making the most essential activities the easiest ones, so you can achieve the results you want, without burning out.


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    Shawn Stevenson on Caffeine and Screen Curfews to Get Better Sleep

    Shawn Stevenson on Caffeine and Screen Curfews to Get Better Sleep

    Shawn Stevenson is an author of  Sleep Smarter: 21 Strategies to Sleep Your Way to A Better Body, Better Health, and Bigger Success. He is also the creator of The Model Health Show, featured as the #1 Health podcast in the country on iTunes. A graduate of The University of Missouri, St. Louis, Shawn studied business, biology and kinesiology, and went on to be the founder of Advanced Integrative Health Alliance, a company that provides wellness services for individuals and organizations worldwide.


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    James Beshara on Caffeine Alternatives for Energy and Productivity

    James Beshara on Caffeine Alternatives for Energy and Productivity

    James Beshara is a startup founder and investor in San Francisco, CA. After developing a heart condition in 2013 from excess caffeine consumption, James became fascinated by the science and research backing up alternatives to caffeine for energy, productivity, and focus. His new book is 'Beyond Coffee: A Sustainable Guide to Nootropics, Adaptogens, and Mushrooms'.


    In this conversation Erik and James talk about James past relationship with caffeine, decreasIng stress and improving productivity.


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    Corbett Barr on Digital House Cleaning, Online Presence and Reputation

    Corbett Barr on Digital House Cleaning, Online Presence and Reputation

    Corbett Barr is a founder/CEO of Fizzle. He's been self employed on the Internet since 2005, earning a living from blogging, podcasting, online courses, memberships, SaaS and more. Recently Corbett announced he was doing a digital house cleaning or online presence reboot. In this conversation Corbett talks with Erik about what he is pruning and keeping digitally,


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767 Ratings

767 Ratings

Brandon (iloveshinyobjects.com ,

Great show Erik!

You're a really good podcastor, you are so good @ facilitating these conversations! Great job!!!

crysdan ,

Wonderful podcast

After listening to numerous summary episodes elsewhere, I had to subscribe here. I’ve found the information useful and I’ve been introduced to new productivity books and podcasts. Thanks!

Menma14 ,

I loved Identity, Purpose and change

I believe we struggle with these things multipple times in our life. Especially with big life changes. Erik explans how to organize and get a hold of these issues in a simple an effective way!

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