Posts in productivity

Less Noise - Feeds, Twitter & Read Later

Every few months, I embark on a mission to reduce the digital noise that is been building up in my life:1. Remove feeds that have not been updated for a while or the articles don’t add value to my life.2. Unfollow or mute people on Twitter ...

Productivity hacks of a startup dad

"Live for today because yesterday is gone and tomorrow is unknown." - Anonymous I have a two year old daughter and a startup. Over the last couple of years I have come to value a balanced life. Most startup stories would talk about gruelling hours and all-nighters. This isn’ ...

Do SaaS founders enjoy a good work-life balance?

I love SaaS, and I am also a big believer in a good work-life balance. The biggest reason I love building a SaaS business (or any kind of pure-play Internet business) is that it gives me the freedom to work from anywhere/anytime, and I don’t need to rack-up ...

Extreme Focus with the Pomodoro

I have come to respect the Tomato. For the last few weeks I have been following the Pomodoro technique for getting work done.  The Pomodoro Technique® is a way to get the most out of time management. Turn time into a valuable ally to accomplish what we want to do ...

How do I keep email from invading my inbox

I often hear people complain about sifting through hundreds of emails every day. That’s almost never happened to me in the last year. Maybe I am not as important as them. Who knows? Nevertheless, I thought I’d share my email work-style with you’ll today since Sparrow 1. ...