Learn how to choose the right projects, tasks, and goals in work and life. Go Beyond the To-Do List! This show will help you do that with conversations with the people behind the productivity. We talk with people on all aspects of productivity, including getting the right work done, getting good work done, and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life. Erik Fisher talks with real people who practically implement productivity strategies in their professional and personal lives. You'll be refreshed and inspired after hearing how others fail and succeed at daily productivity and be inspired and instructed on how to move forward yourself.
Episode 240: Culture: Mike McDerment of Freshbooks on Culture, Collaboration, and Leading By Example – BTTDL241
September 18th, 2018 | 40 mins 50 secs
Mike McDerment of Freshbooks talks about how cultivating culture at Freshbooks is his priority, helping employees cross pollinate ideas through blind dates, what an average day looks like for him, and how he stays productive and focused.
September 11th, 2018 | 58 mins 52 secs
Jennie Nash of Author Accelerator talks about on starting and finishing writing projects, having a purpose to your writing and how accountability helps complete the project.
September 4th, 2018 | 52 mins 43 secs
Ryan McRae of The ADHD Nerd and discusses overcoming productivity challenges of College and University Students.
August 28th, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
Chris Bailey of The Productivity Project talks about Hyperfocus, Scatterfocus and Attention.
Episode 236: Sabbaticals: Shawn Blanc of The Sweet Setup on an 8 Week Work Cycle and Sabbaticals – BTTDL237
August 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
Shawn Blanc is the founder of The Sweet Setup, a site that recommends the best apps for your iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Shawn and his team are incredibly prolific in their reviews and recommendations of mac and iOS apps,
August 14th, 2018 | 55 mins 27 secs
Shawn Askinosie of Askinosie Chocolate stalks about his story of going from Lawyer to Chocolatier, the steps to find your personal vocation and how to apply your vocation to your current position.
August 7th, 2018 | 55 mins 37 secs
Jeff Goins talks about the creative process, how there is more to writing than just typing, knowing what part of the creative process you are in and how a finished product is more important than a perfect process.
July 31st, 2018 | 56 mins 54 secs
Srinivas Rao of The Unmistakable Creative talks about what it takes to create lifelong creative practices, and why creating them for an audience of one is more fulfilling.
Episode 232: Focus: Cal Newport on Doing Collaborative Deep Work, Digital Minimalism and Solitude – BTTDL233
July 24th, 2018 | 57 mins 53 secs
Cal Newport talks about doing good work and living a rewarding life, and the role that technology plays in both.
July 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
Rob Dionne of Open Sky Fitness discusses the psychological shift needed to make lasting change and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
July 10th, 2018 | 41 mins 16 secs
David Allen talk about the latest GTD book: Getting Things Done for Teens
July 3rd, 2018 | 45 mins 4 secs
Jeff Sieh talks with Erik about the book Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less.