How smart people organize what they know.


A Sneak Peak At a Next Generation Personal CRM

A preview of Clay + access to

🔒 Nov 11, 2020 by Dan Shipper


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.

Oct 23, 2020 by Jonathan Shi


The Art and Science of Interoception

How to become an intrepid explorer of your inner landscape

Oct 28, 2022 by Jonny Miller


The Science of Productivity Cycles

Why we get tired of our workspaces, and why new environments stimulate productivity

Sep 3, 2020 by Dan Shipper


Fear, Courage, and Willingness

How to walk the path to fearlessness

Sep 24, 2022 by Dan Shipper


Why You Keep Doing Productivity Systems That Don’t Work

And how to do something new

Aug 20, 2022 by Dan Shipper


The Truth About Mental Models with Shane Parrish

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

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


How to never lose another memory again

The co-creator of Flow State explains what happens when you put your entire life in bullet points.

Jun 18, 2020


Organizing Superorganizers

Happy Saturday! For a long time I’ve wanted to make the Superorganizers archive more useful. There’s a ton of information in there, but the

Aug 22, 2020


The Opportunity in Productivity

A tour of the big ideas in new productivity app mymind

Jul 2, 2020


The Complete Guide to Peer Coaching

Some of the most impactful therapy sessions of my life haven’t come from a therapy session

Jun 11, 2022 by Dan Shipper and Casey Rosengren


When Content Becomes Your King

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

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


Dan Shipper: The Sultan of Superorganizers

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

9 Mar 25, 2021 by Kieran O‘Hare


Action Item: How to become indistractable

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

Nov 6, 2020 by Dan Shipper


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

2 Feb 27, 2020


Is it new or does it suck?

Hey! Dan here. If you're an introspective person, you probably spend a lot of time asking yourself how things are going: Do I like this? Do

Jul 11, 2020



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

May 7, 2020


Spatial Organization

How to find patterns and insights in your notes

1 Oct 2, 2020 by Dan Shipper


How to write a bestselling book with a friend (even when it’s hard)

And you both have full-time jobs

Jun 18, 2022 by Dan Shipper


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

Jun 5, 2020


Cognitive Behavioral Productivity

How you can use psychology to get unstuck

Dec 9, 2020 by Jonathan Shi


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

May 16, 2020


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

How fighting the pandemic has changed our lives forever

Jun 9, 2020


Changing the world to change yourself

My subconscious pursuit of love and respect

Jul 1, 2022 by Dan Shipper


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

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

Oct 29, 2020 by Dan Shipper