Applied minimalism for productivity

In this space we talk about productivity as a way of living life with intention. Today, I thought we could chat about one of those buzz words that you hear everywhere but maybe don’t really know how can be applied to your life: minimalism.  After the successful movie Minimalism was launched, everyone in the sphere … Applied minimalism for productivity Read More »
building systems that work

Building systems that work

I’ve had recent chats with entrepreneurs who struggle keeping up with everything that needs doing to run a successful business. The many tasks required to keep it all up don’t have to make anyone’s life a busy mess.   I have been playing with tools such as Trello and Things for a while now, but … Building systems that work Read More »

Do anything: the 5 minutes rule

If you don’t read this blog post til the end, I want you to take this with you:  “You can do anything for 5 minutes”.  Do I need to say anything else? Yes, there are studies and there are reasons behind, but the bottom line is, whenever you find yourself procrastinating and unwilling to do … Do anything: the 5 minutes rule Read More »
Mindfulness for productivity

Mindfulness for productivity

The definition of mindfulness is the ability to stay in the present moment with whatever type of experience, emotion or sensation you might experience.  When applied to the various areas of our lives, this simple exercise can lead to a more conscious and fulfilling life.  Mindfulness is not only for the monk who decides to … Mindfulness for productivity Read More »

Setting an intention for a new phase in your life

Whether is the beginning of a year, the start of a project, the start of a relationship (work or personal), setting an intention usually helps you stay focused and on point.  I don’t know the mechanics behind, but it works great all the time! Just the simple act of stopping and having to think about … Setting an intention for a new phase in your life Read More »
Plants and producitivity

Can plants increase our productivity?

We all feel inspired when we are out and about for a walk, especially if in nature. Our mood feels uplifted, our overall perception on things slightly changes and we start having these new ideas which we didn’t have access to while sitting in front of our computer.  Green spaces seem to have a positive … Can plants increase our productivity? Read More »