I’d got my timer set, my phone turned off and the kids were out but I still found myself doing ‘research’ (which turned into shopping on ebay) when I had promised myself I was going to write this blog. Why is it that I get so distracted? In the spirit of self enquiry I have decided to find out the top ways to stop wasting time and write. Here they are….


Addicted to Distraction

Addicted to Distraction

It’s not just you and me, the whole world is constantly distracted. Find out why and what to do about it.



 Tweaks to your Morning Routine Will Make Your Entire Day More Productive

Start the Day Well

Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate studies on energy and self-control. What they found will change the way you start your day.




 Email Habits to Steal from the World’s Busiest People

Less Time on Email

The ping of new email is a fabulous distraction from getting on with things. Here are some solutions to keep you on-track.



Sweden is Shifting to a 6 Hour Day

Work Less

Swedish researchers have discovered that working shorter hours is more productive and they’re making a 6 hour day a standard. Perhaps we should just finish our day earlier? Find out how they do it in Sweden.




Power Nap – How it can Benefit your Health

Take a Nap

If you’re getting distracted, maybe you just need a little snooze? I know a great to sleep in my office : ) Here are the benefits.




Zen Productivity

Be Mindful

Leo is the king of simplification. Always seeking to reduce clutter of all kinds, here are his ideas on improving productivity.




How to Write Shorter

Write Shorter Posts

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the thought of having to write a massive post, why not just write less? Your readers will love you for it. Find out how to write shorter.




Write Drunk

Write Drunk

According to Mark Twain we should write drunk and edit sober. Excellent advice!


Download This

Download This

As a solution to my endless Facebook scrolling, I devised The Fast Blog Cheatsheet. A protocol that will help you create a client grabbing post like a rocket. Download it here.