Category: Creativity

How to Utilize Your Music Playlist to Improve Productivity

People love their music. With music now accessible in so many ways and in so many settings, using music as an aid to work is commonplace. PJ Kaka argued in her Pick the...

10 Amazing Organizational Ideas to Boost Productivity

There’s a fun quote around productivity that always makes me smile when I read it:  “Drink Coffee – Do stupid things faster, with more energy!”  While...

6 Less Obvious Tips to Increase Your Productivity

The Productivity Problem “I just don’t have the time.”        “There are too many things to do each day.”...

Fika: What Can We All Learn From This Swedish Coffee Tradition

If you’re not from Sweden, chances are you won’t be familiar with the word fika. However, if you were to visit Sweden at some point, you would probably hear it on a...

How Optical Illusions Can Enhance Mental Agility

How do you wile away your free time? Is checking your social media feeds the top of your list, or are you a life admin kind of person? Do you use your free time to call...

8 Ways A Highly Productive Person’s Weekend is Different

“Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much can be done if we are always...

Prioritization: How Productive People Get Things Done

My wife and I recently traveled to Zion National Park where I witnessed a cairn (pictured above) on the trail. Cairns are used as trail markers around the globe to help...

10 Tips to Improve Focus and Dramatically Boost Your Performance

They said that a goldfish has a low attention span. Little do they know, we are not any better. According to a study from Microsoft, the average human has an 8-second...

Motivation and Self-Discipline Tips for Every Artist

Have you heard a saying “creative mess”? It’s what many people characterize artists by, as creative chaos is the lifestyle of any creator. There are even...

Don’t Think – Do

When I’ve had important life decisions to make, I’ve always been in favour of thinking, researching and evaluating my options. After all, I didn’t want to get it...