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Best Productivity Tips By Toggl Users & Winner Of iPad

  1. “Do the big thing on your daily todo list first. You’ll feel accomplished when you tackle the rest.”

    I would suggest pretty much the opposite.

    The point is still the same – one success motivates you to do the next thing – but it’s easier to start with the smaller tasks. Get a small task done and there is an immediate sense of achievement, then move on to a harder one.

    In my experience, this makes it easier to start working when I know I have a huge amount to do.

    My tip (and the one I referred to) are related to something called “success spirals”:
    http://lesswrong.com/lw/3w3/how_to_beat_procrastination/#spirals