All the published time management videos, PSD series (Productive Superdad, PSD for short).

PSD Video Tip #18: What Is a Closed Task List?

Daily Task List

Do you know what a closed task list is? If not, then it’s time learn more about this as it can have a dramatic impact on your productivity and daily energy levels. With a very simple action, you can make your daily task list more manageable than what it is now. Thanks for Mark Forster for this marvelous tip. I learned it from his great book "Do It Tomorrow and Other Secrets of Time Management". Highly recommended. If you liked this post, please share it or opt-in to my e-mail list for … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #17: Play With Your Kids (And Avoid The Afternoon Slump!)

afternoon slump

I got the topic for today's video from Yvonne Root. Feeling tired? What about some physical activity - like playing with your kids? Try it yourself and see if it makes you feel any better! Take a minute and let us know (on the comment area) how you beat the afternoon slump. If you liked this post, please share it or opt-in to my e-mail list for updates and future articles. Shownotes and resources: Video length: 01:38 Yvonne's (@journalinabox) blog: Journal In a … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #16: Using InstaPaper+Kindle and Fall In Love With Waiting

Using InstaPaper and Fall In Love With Waiting

Don't you just hate waiting? Especially when you are running errands, you'll encounter situations when you just have to wait until it's your turn to take care of your business. But what if you figured a nice way to take advantage of your waiting times? Well, with InstaPaper and Amazon Kindle you can do this very easily. Check out the video and see what I mean. And don't forget to share your own favorite tips for taking advantage of your waiting times! If you liked this post, … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #15: Guru Advice and Syncing Your Nap Times With Your Baby

productivity plan

I got the topic for today’s video from Ita Rabinowitz. In her e-mail, she revealed how she is able to stay productive and alert with her big family and why the certain productivity guru advice (waking up early) doesn’t work in her situation. So, check out the video and pay Ita’s blog a visit! If you liked this post, please share it or opt-in to my e-mail list for updates and future articles. Shownotes and resources: Video length: 03:12 Ita's blog Transcript: [spoiler]Hello, … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #14: Circadian Rhythm – Why You Should Learn More About It?

Circadian Rhythm Cycle

I got the topic for today’s video from Bill Nickerson. In his e-mail he mentioned about circadian rhythms and why they are very important to your productivity. For instance, you might notice that you are very productive after waking, up whereas in the afternoon, you can barely keep yourself awake. This is circadian rhythm in action. Check out the video for more information about this topic and also, check out Bill’s post on this topic on his blog.   If you liked this post, … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #13: Update your WordPress plugins easily with this special URL

Wordpress Plugin Update

Keep your WordPress plugins up-to-date with this simple URL. The more plugins you have installed to your WordPress blog, the more often there is a new update to be installed. In order to streamline this process a bit, I introduce a special WordPress URL that can save you time. If you liked this post, please share it or opt-in to my e-mail list for updates and future articles. Shownotes and resources: Video length: 03:54 Transcript: [spoiler]Hello, this is Timo from … [Read more...]

PSD Video Tip #12: Handle small and recurring tasks the simple way!

A boring task

There are certain tasks that we like to procrastinate on. Sometimes these things are just mandatory to take care of and yet, we still like to postpone starting them. To make things even more challenging, sometimes these tasks are recurring (for e.g. on a monthly basis). This video shows one way to handle the boring and recurring tasks. This tip was shared by John Saddington of TentBlogger.com in an interview I made with him just recently. If you liked this post, please share it or … [Read more...]