Productivity

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Procrastination peaking? There's an app for that - the 4 best productivity apps of 2018

Procrastination peaking? There's an app for that - the 4 best productivity apps of 2018

To help get on and stay on task, we’ve reviewed a few apps that may just be the solution to all your task managing woes.

Tess Lynch, 6 min read
Tess Lynch
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Where to find images for eLearning that actually look nice

Where to find images for eLearning that actually look nice

If there's one thing that can absolutely ruin a good course or quiz – it's cringe-worthy stock images. We're here to save the day, with a list of awesome places to find images for your...

Erin McGee, 3 min read
Erin McGee
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How to get into flow: a simple guide for procrastinators

How to get into flow: a simple guide for procrastinators

Getting into the flow is challenging – especially for those of us that are less productively inclined. Luckily, there are a few simple things you can do to get yourself flow state ready. ...

Erin McGee, 7 min read
Erin McGee
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Lessons from The Art of Focus

Lessons from The Art of Focus

Getting distracted is easy. Our modern lives are jam packed with effective and enjoyable distractions. But distractions do more harm than good.

Lachy Gray, 3 min read
Lachy Gray
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Yarno's top 5 tips to stop task-switching

Yarno's top 5 tips to stop task-switching

Task-switching frustration has been a hot topic at Yarno. So, we put our heads together in a classic Yarno brainstorm to figure out a few simple ways to take our time back

Erin McGee, 6 min read
Erin McGee
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The story of a serial task-switcher

The story of a serial task-switcher

Switching from page to page, app to app – in the eternal race to rid ourselves of notifications, can we ever really win?

Erin McGee, 6 min read
Erin McGee
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Improve the way you practice in 4 steps

Improve the way you practice in 4 steps

Turns out the 10,000 hour rule is a myth – and changing from naive to purposeful practice may be the way for practice to actually make perfect.

Erin McGee, 6 min read
Erin McGee
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Motivation: why the carrot doesn't always stick

Motivation: why the carrot doesn't always stick

The answer to solving the puzzle of motivation relies on one simple question. Why? We've been figuring out our 'why' lately at Yarno, and we've come across some interesting findings.

Erin McGee, 6 min read
Erin McGee
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The real value of the 4-day work week

The real value of the 4-day work week

It seems the world has forgotten about less being more. But what if working less was the answer to getting more done...would you work a 4-day week?

Erin McGee, 4 min read
Erin McGee
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Slack vs email. Round 1! FIGHT!

Slack vs email. Round 1! FIGHT!

Email overload given you the blues? I'd like to introduce you to Slack. So long, email. Hello, Slack. Hello to a more productive workplace.

Mark Eggers, 6 min read
Mark Eggers
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6 project management tools I can't live without

6 project management tools I can't live without

Does this situation sound familiar? You’ve got 6 projects on the go, 5 clients, 2 deadlines due today and you’re eating lunch at your desk. Let’s face it, it can be stressful business being...

Mark Eggers, 4 min read
Mark Eggers
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3 tips for surviving corporate meetings

3 tips for surviving corporate meetings

The agenda-less meeting is the best way to waste time. Get a bunch of people into a room with no prior knowledge of what they’ll be talking about? Good luck!

Lachy Gray, 3 min read
Lachy Gray
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