I guess everyone struggles with productivity every now and then. Some perhaps even more so than others.
I found the video below very interesting because it reminded me of how willpower is an exhaustible resource (for more about this, clickhere) and that you have a personal slave driver called The Zeigarnik Effect.
So how do you get the Zeigarnik Effect to pummel you into doing an unleft task? The Nike slogan said it best: just do it. Start on the task and -zim zala bim!- watch how guilt gnaws you the moment you try to leave that particular task unfinished.
Watch the video below:
HELLO, MY NAME IS EVAN TAN.
I'm a writer and communications professional based in Manila, Philippines. Outside of my regular job, I like to travel, work out, volunteer, watch movies and plays, go to art galleries/ fairs and museums, read books, and eat vegetarian food.
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