Crush Your To-Do List With This Productivity Trick

September 10, 2018

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Sometimes we all need a little help to get stuff done - especially on a dreary, rainy day. The Pomodoro Technique just might be the boost you need.

This trick has been around since the 1980s: you set a timer for a specific amount of time that seems realistic for you to work (I use 15 minutes), then get to it - and keep working when the timer's going, then reward yourself a 5 minute break. Repeat as necessary.

It might seem simple, but it really works. I am a notorious procrastinator, and Pomodoro encourages me to set specific and managable goals, which helps me feel accomplished quickly, which makes me want to SMASH MORE GOALS. Give it a try for yourself and see!

Read more about the Pomodoro Technique here!