Lately, my obsession with productivity has taken over. In reality, I was so obsessed with becoming more productive; my passion may have made me feel less effective over the past week.
It all started when I read Michael Hyatt's new book Free to Focus. I was looking for a way to maximize my time and do what matters most to me, spending quality time with those who matter most to me. The book is an easy read if you have a few hours. I highly suggest it.
The links below are a few items may help you become a little more productive and focus on what matters most to you.
There is not just one productivity solution. Use what will work for you, not everything will. Productivity is very personal and, there is not a one size fits all.
Leadership Links I love:
One to overcome distractions:
This article is from the New York Times. Productivity Isn’t About Time Management. It’s About Attention Management.
One for your team:
This article isn't only full of productivity solutions for your organization, but guidelines on becoming more effective in your current leadership role. Want to Be Loved by Your Team? Try These 12 Productivity Habits.
One to make your mornings the most productive part of the day:
Many of these life hacks are in Michael's book. He explains them in far more detail. The Ultimate Guide To Your Most Productive Morning Ever
One to make Productivity Fun:
Can a fun workplace improve team productivity? Here is an article that lays it out with do's and don'ts. Increase Productivity by Making Work More Fun (Do’s and Don’ts)
And with the upcoming release of Avengers Endgame, Here is another valuable lesson in leadership from the Superheros we love the most. LEADERSHIP LESSONS FROM THE AVENGERS