We need to constantly be busy in order to feel productive. But Crabbe says our problem is that we are short on attention, not time. In order to better navigate our hectic work lives, we need to learn to manage our attention better.
When we always focus on the crisis of the moment, we have no bandwidth for strategic thinking and long-term planning. Crabbe says the solution is to focus on doing the big stuff better and more interestingly. This podcast shows you how to dramatically improve your productivity by managing your attention.
Reading is a luxury for most people, but the HubSpot folks think it should be a priority, especially for content marketers.
Studies show that reading improves your brain connectivity, prevents Alzheimer’s, makes you better able to empathize, and helps you get inside the minds of others.
That all sounds great, but how exactly do you find the time to read? This infographic from HubSpot shows you how to make time to read 30 pages a day - which adds up to 300 pages every 10 days, roughly 900 pages a month, around 10,950 pages a year...you get the idea!