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What’s Going On When Hard Work Seems Impossible?

Work and procrastination are controlled by the neurotransmitter dopamine. We explore dopamine's role in productivity, and what it means for getting yourself unstuck.

36 🔒 Oct 23, 2020 by Jonathan Shi

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Forget Forgetting. Build a Zettelkasten.

A networked note-taking method to help you remember more and write better

36 🔒 Mar 5, 2020

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The Fourfold Book Index

How I Take Book Notes

36 🔒 May 22, 2020

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When Content Becomes Your King

Matt D’Avella on creator burnout and building an audience for the long run

33 Mar 9, 2021 by Dan Shipper and Kieran O‘Hare

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The Opportunity in Productivity

A tour of the big ideas in new productivity app mymind

33 🔒 Jul 2, 2020

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Action Item: How to become indistractable

We break down Nir Eyal's system for turning down the noise and getting work done

33 🔒 Nov 6, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Review: Centered.app

The mindful todo list app that's been keeping me focused this week

32 🔒 May 7, 2020

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Is it new or does it suck?

A lot of people ask me for advice on how to get started writing. The pattern I see is fairly repetitive: They get inspired by something. The

31 🔒 Jul 11, 2020

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Organize Your Week with the Weekly Priority Sheet

This week’s article is dedicated to the memory of George Floyd and the millions of people who have suffered racial injustice in America. Na

30 🔒 Jun 5, 2020

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Week 25

25 weeks ago, in November 2019, I wrote this in my Notion: - Write and publish a Superorganizers interview once a week - Find a partner to w

29 🔒 May 16, 2020

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Dan Shipper: The Sultan of Superorganizers

We turn the tables to reveal the systems and processes he uses to run his life

29 Mar 25, 2021 by Kieran O‘Hare

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Spatial Organization

How to find patterns and insights in your notes

29 🔒 Oct 2, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Cognitive Behavioral Productivity

How you can use psychology to get unstuck

29 🔒 Dec 9, 2020 by Jonathan Shi

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How To Build A Digital Zettelkasten

Effortlessly link ideas together with Roam Research. It’s like a bank account for your brain

28 🔒 Apr 1, 2020

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Productivity Cycles

Let me know if you’ve ever felt this way: Everything is piling up. Emails, todos, housework, bills, taxes, books to read. It’s endless. You

28 🔒 Feb 27, 2020

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If your system was a house, would you want to live in it?

In his book Notes on the Synthesis of Form Christopher Alexander writes about how to design buildings: “[A good design is an] effort to ach

27 🔒 Apr 28, 2020

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I’m Married to an Emergency Room Doctor in New York City

How fighting the pandemic has changed our lives forever

27 Jun 9, 2020

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Action Item: Progress Over Process, Remembering What You Read, Zettelkasten

Read to the end to learn what else you get from your subscription

26 🔒 Oct 29, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Finding the Truth

What to do when it feels like you're spinning your wheels intellectually

25 🔒 Jan 30, 2021 by Dan Shipper

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Follow your heart — with caveats

“Follow your heart” is squishy advice.  It’s a Goop headline. It’s a bumper sticker. It’s something you imagine Adam Neumann plastering on

25 🔒 Jul 31, 2020

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Scott Belsky’s Elephant List

Adobe’s CPO on relentlessly taking action even on the problems no one is talking about

25 🔒 Jul 8, 2020

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Dopamine Stacking

The hidden wisdom in trying new tools and systems

20 🔒 Sep 25, 2020 by Dan Shipper

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Seth Godin Hates Being Organized

We talk about how you might be wasting time organizing instead of shipping, how he writes his blog posts, and how he gives speeches.

20 Mar 11, 2020

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Stop Trying to Make Hard Work Easy

Nir Eyal, author of Indistractable, explains how to cope even when work is hard.

20 🔒 May 5, 2020

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The Truth About Mental Models with Shane Parrish

Farnam Street’s founder talks about learning loops, how to read, and how to avoid bullshit

20 🔒 May 6, 2021 by Dan Shipper and Kieran O‘Hare