Saturday, February 25, 2012

Special Guest, Cal Newport

In this episode, we welcomed Study Hacks author and blogger, Cal Newport ( We talked about motivation, practice, difficulty, and acquiring rare and valuable skills. A must listen!

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Thursday, February 9, 2012

Fixed Schedule Productivity

Tara shared her mashup of new processes that she's taken from Cal Newport's popular blog, Study Hacks. You'll learn about Fixed Schedule Productivity and how a new set of GTD contexts has changed how she gets things done. Join the conversation and learn some new methods! Download the podcast here.

Blog posts and other links mentioned during the call:
Tara's mind map of the entire "mashup" of methods:
Susan Falcone writes about her experiments in Self Compassion here:
Fixed Schedule Productivity:
The Productivity Purge:
Completion Centric Planning by Cal Newport:
Tara's blog post about burnout and putting together her new system: