Three mistakes to avoid when pursuing the efficient life

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“How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.” — Robert Blair


10 golden rules for high-leverage meetings

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Schedule Less Time Than You Think


Know the Warning Signs and Stay in Control


Master the most effective productivity trick in the book


Why asking the same questions helps you learn more

Understanding a New Company


Discover why a simple to-do list can’t keep all the plates spinning

The Trouble with To-Do Lists


Commuting to the dining table is harder than it looks

1. Physically Separate Work and Play


Deadline pressure is your secret weapon

Parkinson’s Law


What’s the difference and why does it matter?


Practical advice for declining meetings without hurting feelings

1: The weekly status meeting

Duncan Jones

Essays on productivity and focus. See https://anothertaskdone.com for email list.

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