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What’s the Point of Productivity?

Could productivity be a bad thing?

I had a podcast interview about Ultralearning recently where the host asked if being productive might be overrated. Working all the time, striving for ever-more efficiency, aggressive efforts to get more done, maybe chasing productivity isn’t the answer?

I couldn’t disagree more. Productivity features a lot in my writing because I believe it’s central for living and working well.

Yet, I often don’t say this explicitly. The value of productivity is so obvious to me, that I rarely…

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Scott H. Young

Scott H. Young

Author of WSJ best selling book: Ultralearning www.scotthyoung.com | Twitter: @scotthyoung