While email overload might seem like one big reason for our being mired in busywork, the root cause is something deeper. In this episode, I’ll lay out the real problem and start to share some thoughts about the best solution. And we’ll be talking about the solution for the next few episodes because the best solution is also counter-intuitive.
- Otter.ai transcript of podcast
- Deep Work, by Cal Newport
- A World Without Email, by Cal Newport
- Episode #127: with Melissa Shanahan
- Velocity Work website (learn more about her 30-day accountability sprints)
- VelocityWork podcast
- Systems Workshop application
- Systems Workshop details
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