Articles

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

gentle productivity Wignall

Gentle Productivity: How to Be Productive without Being Hard on Yourself

War of art Nick Wignall

On Falling in Love with Hard Work

News Audit Make Time MAIN

The News Audit: A Simple Way to Make Time for the Things That Matter Most

productivity guru

Confessions of an Early-Morning Productivity Guru

high-quality distractions Nick Wignall

The Subtle Threat of High-Quality Distractions

3 Little Lists Organize My Life Nick Wignall

How I Organize My Life with 3 Little Lists

Divergent Thinking Creative Nick Wignall

Divergent Thinking: The Mental Muscle Behind Consistent Creativity

How to use a Distractions List to Stay Focused Nick Wignall

The Distractions List: A Simple Technique for Better Focus

Find Your Passion 5 Questions Nick Wignall

The Elements of Passion: 5 Questions from Psychology Research to Help You Find Your Passion

5 Anti-Procrastination Strategies from a Professional Psychologist Nick Wignall

How to Stop Procrastinating: 5 Strategies from a Professional Psychologist

A Simple Trick for Setting Better Goals Nick Wignall

A Simple Trick for Setting Better Goals

Distraction Removal is the Best Way to focus Nick Wignall

Removing Distractions Is the Best Way to Focus and Be More Productive

How to Make New Habits Stick Even on a Crazy schedule Nick Wignall

How to Make New Habits Stick (Even on a Crazy Schedule)

Reimagining Productivity Nick Wignall

True Productivity Is About Self-Actualization, Not More Widgets

Deep Productivity Digital Declutter Lessons Nick Wignall

How a Digital Declutter Massively Boosted My Productivity

Productive Procrastination How to Get More Done

Productive Procrastination: How to Get More Done by Procrastinating on Purpose