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The Pomodoro Technique For Time Management

The Pomodoro Technique For Time Management

Sometimes one of the most difficult problems people face is actually putting aside the time to work. People often attempt to multi-task multiple projects at one time while simultaneously juggling email, Twitter, etc. Frankly, it’s an incredibly ineffective method in which to conduct your work. We aren’t computers. ...

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Focus on Time, Not on Tasks

Focus on Time, Not on Tasks

As I noted a couple of days ago, Forbes recently published a ridiculous listicle of tasks to complete every morning. Do this, do that, run down the checklist. I ridiculed it because (a) it was drop-dead obvious things to do ...

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Bad Forbes, Bad

Bad Forbes, Bad

For some reason or other I had clicked over to Forbes this morning to read an article. As I finished reading the article, I noticed the popular posts tab at the top of the page. “Why not?” I thought. I ...

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Busy v. Remarkable

Busy v. Remarkable

  I was recently corresponding with a friend and the topic of extra-curricular projects came up. I rattled off a list of 6 or 7 things I’m doing outside of work.1 Bar committees, speaking engagements, article writing, writing a book, ...

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4 Blocks or 80 Dollars

4 Blocks or 80 Dollars

  There is a parking deck right next to our office building. The monthly fee is $80. Cheap, in comparison to most cities. Affordable. Four blocks away from our office building are the bridges going over the railroad tracks that ...

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Genius v. Talent

Genius v. Talent

“Talent hits a target no one else can hit; genius hits a target no one else can see.” - Arthur Schopenhauer, quoted in the latest Scientific American Mind. Despite most lawyers healthy appreciation of their own intellect and prowess, very few actually qualify as ...

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Review: So Good They Can’t Ignore You

Review: So Good They Can’t Ignore You

  First off: God I hope this book becomes popular. It’s not perfect, but an entire generation needs to hear its message. [hr] I recently received a review copy of Cal Newport’s “So Good They Can’t Ignore You.” Newport achieved ...

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Obstacles

Obstacles

  Yesterday I went for a run, my usual. 5k. I had given some thought to going further then normal but when I got to the point where I could keep going – the trail crossing over the creek was ...

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