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The Pomodoro Technique

As a lot of people during the COVID-19 lockdown, I'm now working from home with my wife and three kids. Normally I don't need anyone but myself to distract me but now I often have someone needing my attention every few minutes. I can still get things done but there are things that need extra focus that never seem to get done. During times like this the Pomodoro technique comes to the rescue.

4 simple steps for rapid skill acquisition

A lot has been written about the 10,000 hours it takes to be at the top of a competitive field. A more relevant question might be "how long does it take to reach a reasonable level of competence in anything?"

In this TED talk by Josh Kaufman, he argues that it takes just 20 hours - 20 hours of deliberate practice. Due to the law of diminishing returns, there's a sweet spot. For a small amount of time you can get great gains.

Single best thing for our health

If we are short of time, what is the single best thing we can do for our health? There are quite a few things you could do:

  • Cancer screening
  • Eating more fibre
  • Control your cholesterol
  • Control your weight
  • Drink less
  • Smoke less

But what makes the biggest impact? What has the biggest return on investment?

Here's a great video where Dr. Mike Evans, from the University of Toronto, gives you the answer.

Save Time with your Smartphone

With the increasing popularity of smartphones, you might be wondering what you can do to make yours more than a cool device for social media updates. Being lightweight and multi-purpose the smartphone can travel with you virtually everywhere to perform all sorts of time saving tasks. This article looks at ways you can increase your productivity and save time with your smartphone. Save time with Smartphone

Change Your Lifestyle To Save Time

Many of us are looking for ways to save time, not in order to do more, but in order to have more time to do the things we care about most. Maybe you are looking for ways to spend more time with your children, or your doctor has recommended a slower paced, less stressful life for your health. In this case, perhaps what you need isn’t just another clever time saving trick; what you need is a lifestyle change. Lifestyle change to save time

Save Time By Outsourcing Writing

At CraveTime we occasionally outsource article writing to save time. Typically, this involves brainstorming ideas for articles, producing a writer’s brief, and then outsourcing the work. Writers can be sourced from a number of locations on the internet such as ODesk and E-lance. Does it work? Read on, for the rest of this article has been outsourced. Save Time Writing Articles

Quick and Healthy Meals that will Save You Time

The process of preparing healthy meals often takes more time than our busy lives can afford. With a little creative meal planning and some help from frozen and prepared foods, however, you can prepare healthy and delicious meals that will keep your family or guests begging for more.

Save time cooking with these quick and healthy meals that can be prepared in fifteen minutes or less.