The Premortem

Type: Exercise
Topic: Productivity

A supremely powerful exercise that helps you see what problems you might face down the road, and create countermeasures for them. Do this exercise before you start any project.

Time Tracking

Type: Exercise
Topic: Productivity

Ever get to the end of the day and think, I’ve been working all day, how come I haven’t done anything? Time tracking helps you see where your time is going, and from there you can figure out how to use it better.

Three Good Things

Type: Exercise
Topic: Emotions

A 3-minute written exercise that helps build a more positive outlook over time. This is a simple, low-commitment exercise, but it might take a week or two to kick in.