Productive Flourishing
Productive Flourishing
106: Why Productivity is Bunk

106: Why Productivity is Bunk

Thanks so much for joining me on this quick episode. On this solo riff, I talk about why productivity gets a bad rap, and how instead of focusing on all the reasons why productivity is bunk, we’re better off focusing on finishing the stuff that matters. Ready? Let’s do this!   

Key Takeaways:

[0:25] SaneBox can help sort your mail for you, so email can finally make sense again!

[1:28] Why productivity gets a bad rap these days!

[2:12] Why people feel torn between being productive & enjoying quality time with family.

[2:32] What it means to be a thriving person.

[3:03] What separates talented creatives from everybody else?

[3:39] All the reasons for why productivity is bunk are wrong. So, what is productivity really about?

[4:21] Let’s not focus on why others think productivity is bunk and focus instead on finishing the stuff that matters!

[5:03] Until next time, talk less about productivity, start finishing the stuff that matter, and stand tall!

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Productive Flourishing
Productive Flourishing
Productive Flourishing (formerly the Creative Giant Show) explores how to do the work that matters to become your best self in the world. Host Charlie Gilkey and occasional co-host Angela Wheeler take listeners on a deep dive into the lives of leaders, changemakers, creatives, and entrepreneurs who are thriving in life and business by doing work that matters. Listen in to see how they cultivate meaning, success, and happiness as well as their approach to productivity, business, health, and the challenges (yes, even the deep, dark ones) that show up in their lives.