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Category Archives: productivity

  1. Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits–to Sleep More, Quit Sugar, Procrastinate Less, and Generally Build a Happier Life (my reading notes) May 5, 2018

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  2. The “Accomplish Two Things Before Anything Else” approach: Dealing with academic life under pressure April 16, 2018

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  3. 125-250 words, 15 minutes: Setting small writing goals to build an academic writing practice April 13, 2018

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  4. Move Every Paper Forward Every Day (MEPFED) vs Work on One Project Each Day (WOPED) February 4, 2017

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  5. Different reading strategies II: Engaging at the meso-level January 31, 2017

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  6. Reverse-planning (backcasting) a paper (or a research project) December 31, 2016

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  7. My yearly planning process through the Everything Notebook December 28, 2016

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  8. Simplifying your document processing: The Four Trays Method December 26, 2016

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  9. Project Planning Protocol – From idea to paper in one swift sequence November 16, 2016

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  10. On doing the grunt work in academia November 6, 2016

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  11. A few warm-up strategies to start your workday October 14, 2016

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  12. Strategies to sustain your research during heavy-teaching semesters October 9, 2016

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  13. Why did I switch to starting work at 4am and how did I do it? August 28, 2016

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  14. Synchronizing my digital and analog weekly and daily planner August 16, 2016

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  15. Keeping yourself motivated: The Quick Wins method July 16, 2016

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