I’m a productivity geek and LOVE writing content in the self-help niche. Past and previous clients: Slow Growth (A Matt D’Avella company), Business Insider, Zapier, TinyBuddha, and Pick The Brain.
Multitasking is a Myth: Why task-switching makes you worse at your job
Client: Slow Growth
You know multitasking is bad for you, and yet, you just can’t quit. I write about why multitasking is so addictive and how you can dump it for good.
I’ve also written the following article: The 7 Cognitive Biases that Keep You from Making Better Decisions
How to work 5-hour days—and increase productivity
I started working 5-hour days due to the side-effect of COVID (brain fog). Surprisingly, I was just as productive, if not more.
This article was picked up by FastCompany (and was one of their top-performing stories in Oct 2021) and reshared in Morning Brew.
While I loved working 5-hour days, I’ve now begun to frontload my weeks.
Ditching the calendar is my best productivity hack
Client: Business Insider
I used to have calendar anxiety—if anything wasn’t explicitly scheduled in my G-Cal, my palms became sweaty. Then, I realized they weren’t doing anything for me. I shared my experience in this piece for Business Insider.
Later, I also wrote about how I shed hustle culture along with the calendar.
The end of work-life balance
Client: Slow Growth (Snail Mail)
I wrote about work-life balance as a non-existent goal to chase for Slow Growth’s email community, Snail Mail.
I’ve also written the following issues:
How I use Todoist to create and achieve monthly goals
I share my process of creating monthly goals via Todoist in six easy steps in this piece.
Why We Need to Be Present to Enjoy Our Lives, Not Just Productive
Client: Tiny Buddha
I had one full-time job, two part-time jobs, and a side hustle. I was getting everything done. It sounded perfect in theory—but in reality, I was burning out.
I wrote about why busyness-productivity is a mirage and why presence supersedes any other productivity hack.
How to focus with ADHD
I share research-backed tips on how to improve your focus—especially for people with ADHD. A product-led content piece written specifically for one of the customer’s buyer personas.
Also for Sunsama: