Yesterday’s post about procrastination got me thinking about all the time I waste.
The internet is where I waste most of my time, because the internet is where I do most of my everything. And sure, I can go offline altogether when I’ve got tasks that will allow me to do that – but what about when I can’t?
Enter A Life of Productivity’s tip #88:
Quit surfing the Internet mindlessly. The Internet can be a huge attention suck. Practice surfing the Internet mindfully by taking more breaks, slowing down, and focusing on what you intend to accomplish.
The full article lists strategies to help you do just that – I’m particularly excited to see that there are apps for that, although they all look to have been made in about 1996. Nevertheless, I shall give it a go and report back…