HOWTO: Be more productive by Aaron Swartz – #techticker

HOWTO: Be more productive by Aaron Swartz Aaron H. Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013).

But if you’re trying to do something worthwhile and creative, then shutting down your brain is entirely the wrong way to go. The real secret to productivity is the reverse: to listen to your body. To eat when you’re hungry, to sleep when you’re tired, to take a break when you’re bored, to work on projects that seem fun and interesting.

It seems all too simple. It doesn’t involve any fancy acronyms or self-determination or personal testimonials from successful businessmen. It almost [...]