Technical Difficulties

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/fjvxke/Ep_32_-_Technical_Difficulties8tj6q.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More Unfortunately today’s episode has been lost to time. Kyle’s audio file is corrupted and any attempts to recover it have failed so far. We hope to return to the topic of the quantified self again in the future, but for the time being please stand by until our next episode is out. And Read more…

Exist App Review

In this episode, Kyle & Mark put the Exist App to work. Does this app help us review and track things that could be affecting our productivity? See what they think on this episode of The Productivity Lab.

Scary Fast Book Review

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/szt8jr/Episode_30_-_Scary_Fast_Book_Review6jdv5.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More Today we take a turn from the best sellers list and take a deep dive into the self publishing scene within our work of productivity. In this episode Kyle & Mark review Scary Fast, a little known book by Canadian-American author Brian Michael Stegner. The book promises that the methods it covers will Read more…

One Year of Experiments

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/vfw7by/TPL_E29_One_Year_mixdown_LUF.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More In this episode, Kyle & Mark look back on all the challenges they completed in the lab and rank their favorites and least favorites. Dive into the discussion to see what their thoughts are. Resources and Fun Stuff: NaNoWriMo Camp NaNoWriMo ApexThis Podcast Plan with Me vid by Mark Standing Desk Ninja Blender Read more…

The Natural Alarm Clock

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/25ywvy/ep_28_-_natural_alarm_clock7vc8y.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More Ever feel tired and groggy in the morning? Are you looking for ways to improve your focus and creativity? Or do you just want to have a better sense of well being throughout the day? Well do we have a challenge for you! In this episode of The Productivity Lab Mark and Kyle Read more…

Working Vacation

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/0rrqoj/TPL_E27-Working-Vacation_mixdown_LUF_FINAL.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More There comes a time when your side-projects and task lists grow and grow until you’re unable to focus on your work. Enter the “working vacation”. Kyle and Mark have been fortunate to use their vacation time to recharge from work and focus on their side projects and health. In this episode find out Read more…

Brain.FM

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/e89y5j/Ep_26_-_Brain_FM_awb7z.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More The post iPod world is no stranger to hand crafted playlist to help you focus. Any productivity nerd out there has a go to album, soundtrack or playlist they’ll use to get down to business. From unintrusive ambient music to lo-fi hip-hip beats we all know what will help us focus and get Read more…

Ultralearning Book Review

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/v0sw0g/TPL_EP25-Ultralearning_mixdown_LUF_FINAL.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More In the time of this global pandemic, many are finding themselves looking to improve existing skills or cultivate new ones. But how do you learn quickly and apply these new skills? Enter Ultralearning by Scott Young where we are promised that we can future-proof our careers by learning. In Ultralearning, Scott lays out Read more…

Bulletproof Coffee

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/yqd73g/Ep_24_-_Bulletproof_Coffee_82bnr.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More What if I told you that just by tweaking your coffee a little bit you could improve your focus, increase your energy levels, get healthier and lose weight? According to the official Bulletproof Coffee, just by adding a little bit of butter and some coconut oil you can gain all these benefits and Read more…

20/20/20 Rule

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/ex1usd/TPL_E23-202020-Rule_mixdown_LUF_FINAL.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS | More We continue our “Work from Home” series to try out the 20/20/20 rule. With this rule, Kyle and Mark must work for 20 minutes, then take a 20 second break by walking 20 feet away from their workspace. Has Kyle’s experience changed with this rule? Has this made Mark love working from home Read more…