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67: Solving Productivity Problems with the Rule of Three

How do you notice and solve problems in your productivity system? This week, Justin shares about the Rule of Three and how it can help you focus on solving the right problems in your system.

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66: When Has Your System Settled?

Justin gets called out in a YouTube comment, which raises a question: when has your system settled enough to feel comfortable with it? Also, Justin shares some thoughts on how productivity is actually just one skillset to benefit the world.

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65: The Curse of Immediacy

This week, Justin discusses how a mindset of instant gratification does not help you to be effective. Instead, he shares two insights to build better long-term thinking: iteration and process.

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64: Failing to Build an Effective System

Justin’s OmniFocus experiment fails, which sends him on a thought exploration of failing to build an effective productivity system.

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63: Rethinking OmniFocus Structure

Justin settles on using OmniFocus on iPad only, and shares his thoughts on restructuring it to use a single list with tags.

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62: Just Say No to Hustle

Justin switches to Linux and shares some advice he’s learning right now about hustle and hard work.

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61: Why I Switched to Obsidian

Obsidian has become Justin’s favorite personal knowledge management tool. This week, he discusses why, plus an analogy as to why productivity tools are like coffee gear.

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61: Structured and Unstructured Workspaces

Roam Research has illuminated a new kind of productivity tool — the unstructured workspace. While not the first, it did get Justin thinking on the differences between structured and unstructured tools and why you need both.

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059: Writing as Thinking

Justin makes a big fail on YouTube live, and discusses how Roam Research has impacted his life since digging in further.

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058: Where We Head Next

Remote work is on the rise at an astronomical rate right now. Justin shares some thoughts on where Process and Effective Remote Work needs to head next to help out.