Bad Habits Kill Your Productivity and Creativity

Make no mistake about it. Bad habits are called ‘bad’ for a reason. They kill our productivity and creativity. They slow us down. They hold us back from achieving our goals. And they’re detrimental to our health. — John Rampton

*Productivity Needs Commitment*

Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort. — Paul J. Meyer

*Manage Your Every Minute*

Each minute is a little thing, and yet, with respect to our personal productivity, to manage the minute is the secret of success. — Joseph B. Wirthlin

*Productivity Gives You Satisfaction*

Being productive gives people a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment that loafing never can. — Zig Ziglar

*Develop Your Own Profile*

Very narrow areas of expertise can be very productive. Develop your own profile. Develop your own niche. — Leigh Steinberg

*Master Your Time*

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year — and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade! — Tony Robbins

*What Are You Busy About?*

It is not enough to be busy… The question is: what are we busy about? — Henry David Thoreau

*Be Productive Every Day*

Both good and bad days should end with productivity. You mood affairs should never influence your work. — Greg Evans

*Don’t Plan, First Commit!*

You don’t need a new plan for next year. You need a commitment. — Seth Godin

*Meetings Reduce The Productivity*

The least productive people are usually the ones who are most in favor of holding meetings. — Thomas Sowell

*Do Less*

My goal is no longer to get more done, but rather to have less to do. — Francine Jay

*You Do Actions, You Do Project*

You don’t actually do a project; you can only do action steps related to it. When enough of the right action steps have been taken, some situation will have been created that matches your initial picture of the outcome closely enough that you can call it ‘done’. — David Allen

*Make Your Every Day Count*

Don’t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a week’s value out of a year while another man gets a full year’s value out of a week. — Charles Richards

*Be Productive, Not Busy*

Focus on being productive instead of busy. — Tim Ferriss

*Multitasking Reduces Productivity*

What looks like multitasking is really switching back and forth between multiple tasks, which reduces productivity and increases mistakes by up to 50%. -Susan Cain

*Set Daily Objectives*

If you don’t have daily objectives, you qualify as a dreamer. — Zig Ziglar

*Never Feel Inferior*

While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior. — Henry C. Link

*Work Converts Your Energy Into Productivity*

I have a lot of nervous energy. Work is my best way of channelling that into something productive unless I want to wind up assaulting the postman or gardener. — Ben Stiller

*Understand Your Employees Needs and Desires*

Are your office policies in sync with employee needs and desires? Knowing what keeps your employees happy will not only increase productivity and morale, but will also make employees less likely to quit. — Neil Lebovits

*Work On Your Problems*

It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. — Albert Einstein

*Busyness has nothing to do with productivity*

“Busyness as Proxy for Productivity: In the absence of clear indicators of what it means to be productive and valuable in their jobs, many knowledge workers turn back toward an industrial indicator of productivity: doing lots of stuff in a visible manner.

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