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.
April 30th, 2018 | 43 mins 14 secs
Laura Vanderkam talks about feeling less busy and getting more done with the findings of her new book: Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done. The book explores, through more than 900 time diaries collected on a single March day,
April 23rd, 2018 | 52 mins 53 secs
Mike Vardy talks about how to stay productive when you get sick, having frameworks to support changes as they come, theming days, and working in modes.
Episode 218: Connections: Scott Gerber on Networking vs. Connecting in Business Relationships – BTTDL219
April 16th, 2018 | 41 mins 32 secs
Scott Berber on abandoning the networking-for-networking's-sake mentality in favor of a more powerful and effective approach to creating and enhancing connections.
April 9th, 2018 | 54 mins 9 secs
Lauren Zander talk about identifying excuses, facing the truth and defeating self-sabotage.
April 2nd, 2018 | 45 mins 49 secs
Phil Rosenthal, creator of Everybody Loves Raymond, talks about drawing creative ideas from your own life and traveling and food to get out of your comfort zone.
Episode 215: Meetings: Mamie Kanfer Stewart on Making Meetings More Effective, Engaging and Enjoyable – BTDL216
March 19th, 2018 | 54 mins 4 secs
Mamie Kanfer Stewart from Meeteor talks about making meetings more effective, engaging and enjoyable.
Episode 214: Calm: Jess Ostroff on Relegating, Automating and Delegating with Virtual Assistants – BTTDL215
March 12th, 2018 | 57 mins 21 secs
Jess Ostroff, Director of Calm at Don't Panic Management, talks about having a healthy relationship with your virtual assistants, how to choose the right person, and when to know the time is right to hire one.
March 5th, 2018 | 46 mins 36 secs
Alison Schaaf of Prep Dish talks more about kitchen hacks and applying batch processing to other aspects of her business.
Episode 212: Reputation: Chris Ducker on Priority, Strategy, Reputation and Relationships – BTTDL213
February 19th, 2018 | 46 mins 5 secs
Chris Ducker talks about his new book, Rise of the Youpreneur, as well as how relationships and reputation matter. He also shares about his priority of family and relationships and strategies he has put in place for that.
February 12th, 2018 | 51 mins 30 secs
Jeff Sanders, host of The 5am Miracle Podcast, talks about slowing down time to get the important things done.
Episode 210: Timing: Daniel Pink on Optimizing Your Day With Daily Rhythms, Optimal Timing for Tasks and Maximizing Breaks – BTTDL211
February 5th, 2018 | 38 mins 35 secs
Bestselling Author Daniel Pink talks about how to use the secrets of the science of timing to optimize your day, maximize your breaks and configure your schedule for the optimal timing for your tasks.
January 29th, 2018 | 45 mins 1 sec
Todd Henry on having the right mindset and mechanics when striking the right balance between challenge and stability when leading teams of creatives.
Episode 208: Brain Function: Doctor Steven Masley on Sharpening Cognitive Function and Avoiding Memory Loss – BTTDL209
January 22nd, 2018 | 39 mins 19 secs
Steven Masley M.D. talks about how to start now to reverse and prevent insulin resistance of the Brain, sharpen cognitive function, and avoid memory loss.
January 8th, 2018 | 50 mins 15 secs
Shane and Jocelyn Sams share how they flipped their lifestyle with intentionality towards their priorities of their marriage and their family while working together in their business.
Episode 206: Self-Awareness: Ian Cron on Overcoming Productivity Hurdles of The nine Enneagram Types – BTTDL207
January 1st, 2018 | 51 mins 4 secs
Ian Cron goes through the productivity hangups of the nine types in the Enneagram and how each type can overcome them.
December 24th, 2017 | 42 mins 41 secs
In this episode Brian talks with Erik about the message of his book Do A Day, and the life changing benefits of mindfulness, what true motivation is, and persistence.