Articles

A rotating selection of my most popular recent articles and guides.

Nobody Lacks Motivation We're just motivated toward the wrong things

Nobody Lacks Motivation—We’re Just Motivated Toward the Wrong Things

For productive mornings, create easy not early routines

The Secret to Productive Mornings is to Make Them Easier not Earlier

Ludicrously Small

The 2 Qualities of Transformative Routines

The Tyranny of Good Ideas

The Tyranny of Good Ideas

The 4:55 Drill

The 4:55 Drill: A Simple Routine to Stay Productive at Work and Relaxed at Home

Productivity Apps

5 Productivity Apps That Survived My Digital Purge

Doing Nothing

How to Get More Done by Doing Nothing

Creativity and Divergent Thinking

5 Ways to Boost Your Creativity with Divergent Thinking

Get More Productive on Your Commute by Doing Nothing

Carpooling with My Unconscious

The 4 Causes of Procrastination

7 Habits of a peaceful and productive mind

The 7 Habits of a Peaceful and Productive Mind

How to find a side project you're passionate about

How to Find a Side Project You’re Passionate About

Bootstrapping Motivation Nick Wignall

Bootstrapping Motivation

The secret to productive mornings

The Secret to Becoming an Annoyingly Productive Early Morning Person

Sabotage Your Progress

How to Sabotage Your New Year’s Resolutions