Note to Self - How to Work

  • Re-align with your Goals: Spend some time thinking about what you’re trying to achieve and why to spark that passion again.

Relevant article: https://sive.rs/goals

  • Serendipity: Give yourself the chance for serendipitious thoughts to occur. Take a nap while listening to some music, let your mind wander and ponder things.

Relevant article: https://blog.asmartbear.com/utilization.html

  • Top of Mind: What have you been thinking about in the shower? Maybe you’re distracted by something else at the moment.

Relevant article: http://paulgraham.com/top.html

  • Be Bored: Stop watching YouTube and reading Reddit/HackerNews. Let your boredom spur your into action.

Relevant article: https://www.spakhm.com/p/productivity-advice

  • Explore Something Interesting: You’re feeling stuck, so try something new. Now isn’t the time to fix bugs and do other busywork, you need to do something that energizes you.

Relevant article: https://sive.rs/compass

Written on December 31, 2020