The Science of Productivity

Made in collaboration with Sparring Mind, the behavioral psychology blog. Read the full productivity post: http://bit.ly/XRcYAY

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In today’s crazy world, productivity is on the minds of many. So what can science tell us about the human brain and productive work? How do we become more efficient at working, and spend less time working overall?

Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).

SOURCES—-

Fear of projects:
1) http://bit.ly/TX4DJr

Zeigarnik Effect:
2) http://bit.ly/XWOCG0

Simulated Work:
3) http://bit.ly/W8y21M

Ego Depletion
4) http://bit.ly/12n7uNI

Practice (Elite Violinists):
5) http://bit.ly/QWLtCK
6) http://bit.ly/Z2DgBT
7) http://1.usa.gov/UDE6OJ

Multitasking:
8) http://bit.ly/UmTVIv