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Creator's Block

"The Best and Worst Productivity Hacks" [Creator's Block Ep. 84]

By Marcella Jalbert

"The Best and Worst Productivity Hacks" [Creator's Block Ep. 84] Blog Feature

So, I’ve been struggling this week after getting back from vacation.

I returned with a glowing tan and equally glowing optimism, but I quickly found myself in a productivity slump.

I was easily distracted and it seemed like every day I had more and more external forces pulling me away from the work that I really, really needed to get done.

Feeling fully over-extended and realizing I couldn’t keep going at the rate that I was going, I turned to the internet to fill me with it’s endless wisdom -- And, as always, I was not disappointed by the results.

Now, it’s been a while since we’ve found a really juicy list to tear to shreds (and I know this is really the only reason you guys keep listening to us).

So, this week, I’ve found a couple articles about highly sought after “Productivity Hacks,” but here’s a plot twist… I don’t actually hate all of them.

Join me and Justine, as we break down some of the best and worst productivity hacks the internet has to offer.

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What We Talked About

  • The best and worst of productivity hacks the internet has to offer
  • What actually works
  • Our #1 productivity hack

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First, subscribe to Creator's Block on Apple Podcasts. Second, have a question or an idea for a future episode of the podcast? Let us know! 

Or, you can leave us a comment below! Until next week...

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Published on September 4, 2018

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