O'Reilly logo

How To Be REALLY Productive by Grace Marshall

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 9

Jumping off the guilt trip

Stress and guilt often are the symptoms that drive us to improve our productivity, but a life driven by stress and guilt is not a brilliant or productive one. This chapter lifts the lid on how these factors actually affect our productivity and how to change the way we respond in order to put ourselves back in the driving seat.

Is guilt stealing your time?

In the quest for productivity, we talk a lot about time, organisation, tools, schedules, techniques, emails, distraction, interruptions, motivation, mindset, vision, action, procrastination, deadlines and focus.

But there’s something I often hear, that none of us explicitly talks about. I hear it hiding in the frustration of not being able to say no and the ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required