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Planning fallacy: Do you have a Plan?

Fall… Plans… Planning Fallacy: The ultimate reason why you always have delays! Interesting fact: This article is the best illustration of how the Planning fallacy works. The author, who starts work on it, tells the editor’s office that it’ll be ready in 24 hours. But in reality, he’s spent more than two days writing it, […]

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How to use the Pomodoro technique in the Pomodizer app

The Pomodoro technique is a simple and extremely effective tool for productive work. It is what most inspires our team, and we have tried to adapt our application as much as possible to this technique The Pomodoro technique involves these basic tools: • Task list – list where to-do next tasks are accumulated. You can […]

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Pomodoro Technique by Francesco Cirillo

This article describes the Pomodoro Technique by Francesco Cirillo in a practical way. After reading you will understand the basics of this powerful time management and effectiveness tool. What is the Pomodoro Technique? The Pomodoro Technique was developed in the late 1980s, by the Italian, Francesco Cirillo as a time management technique. One main characteristic of this now classic technique is the use […]

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DOPAMINE AND INVISIBLE DRUGS: HASTE, HUSTLE, BUSTLE, MULTITASKING

Dopamine and invisible drugs: haste, hustle, bustle, multitasking. Todays topic is psychological drugs: behaviour that evokes considerable dopamine influx. Activity is a great thing when it is related to your personal integrity and comes from inside. But quite often, our activity is just a mask, curtain, syringe to squeeze a few more dopamine drops out […]

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Screw motivation, what you need is discipline.

If you want to get anything done, there are two basic ways to get yourself to do it. The first, more popular and devastatingly wrong option is to try to motivate yourself. The second, somewhat unpopular and entirely correct choice is to cultivate discipline. This is one of these situations where adopting a different perspective […]

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Agile Results on a Page

Agile Results is a simple system for getting meaningful results. It’s a systematic way to achieve both short- and long-term results.  It works for all aspects of your life, from work to fun. The key to achieving results in our ever-changing world is learning and responding to change. Traditional methods of planning and goal setting […]

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COGNITIVE FLEXIBILITY, DOPAMINE AND LUCK

Anterior cingulate cortex, dopamine, cognitive flexibility and luck (specially for the section An Opinion for Onliner”). Millions of people start different projects over the world every day, yet but a small part of them succeed. It is surprising as there are lots of successful business patterns around us that seem easy to copy, there are […]