Going To A Coffee Shop To Get Some Work Done? This Little Hack Will Increase Your Productivity

If you’ve been a loyal I’m A Useless Info Junkie reader, you should know by know that our articles are full of “good-to-know” information. And of course, clever life hacks, just like the one we wrote on How To Hear What Your Voice Sounds Like To Other People With Just Two File Folders,  are definitely worthy to be featured here.

Here’s one clever lifehack that was posted to Quora by Joel Kaplan, entrepreneur and founder of Atlas Digital:

Going to a coffee shop to get some work done? Leave your charger at home! Why? (the article continues after the ad)

Because after 2–3 hours at the coffee shop, your computer will die. That means that if you don’t complete your task or project in that time frame, you will have to drive all the way back home to get your charger…

This little hack will increase your productivity and help you overcome procrastination like never before.

Why does it work so well?

Because the hardest part in overcoming procrastination and increasing productivity is starting. And this little hack creates a huge sense of urgency that lights a fire in you and gets you going. It also makes it really annoying if you go all the way to the coffee shop for nothing… so it will motivate you to at least get started and take action.

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