PPU 013: Productive vs Busy — How to Tell the Difference and Get the Right Stuff Done


In this episode of the Productivity Power Up podcast, we talk about the difference between being productive and just being busy.  Understanding this difference can help you make sure you’re using your time to help you accomplish the things that are important to you.

We also share six tips to help ensure you’re maximizing your productivity and minimizing your busywork.


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Quote of the Week

Being busy is a form of laziness – lazy thinking and indiscriminate action. Being selective – doing less – is the path of the productive. Lack of time is actually a lack of priorities.

— Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Workweek


Question: Do you find yourself more busy than productive? If so, which of these tips we provided do you think can help you the most with helping you to ensure you’re working on the right stuff? You can leave a comment by clicking here.

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Vickie and Larissa


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