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A podcast about personal productivity, getting more done with the time you have, avoiding procrastination, and being more efficient. We separate the hype from productivity tools and talk about ways to use your email and task list to become more productive.

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May 9, 2020

Digital life is convenient, but over time, services and subscriptions can pile up, and the cost can outweigh the value that you receive from them.

Matthew Anderson discusses how he is trimming subscriptions that he isn't using, but Joel has some cautionary tales from that approach. This leads to a discussion of digital...


Feb 18, 2020

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Learning is important. Joel has started a bi-weekly LinkedIn newsletter about learning--why it is important to be a life-long learner, choosing a learning goal, and tools to help learning. On the...


Oct 2, 2019

This episode is brought to you by ClickLearn.

Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Revisiting inbox zero
  • Ohio method
  • triaging email
  • working from multiple computers
  • PowerToys for Windows 10 https://github.com/microsoft/PowerToys
  • Waiting for list in Microsoft To Do
  • Business Wars podcast 


Aug 30, 2019

This episode of ProdCast is brought to you by ClickLearn.

How do you deliver bad news? Today Matthew and Joel talk about how to tactfully and confidently deliver bad news, and how to help people without becoming the owner of their problems.

Topics in this episode:

  • Delivering bad news
  • Mentally preparing for the...


Jul 28, 2019

This episode is brought to you by D365UG.

Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Productivity and personal collections
  • Improved search and scheduling in Outlook web access
  • Is dark mode productive?
  • Should you use animated gif's and emoji's at work?
  • @mentions in email
  • Controlling subscriptions
  • Should you cancel Amazon...