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Productivity Today: Managing Attention in the Digital Age

Kevin Siskar, Managing Director, Founder Institute

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8 Videos (34m)
    • Introduction

    • Improve Overall Attention

    • Hone Your Focus

    • Decrease Distractions

    • Prioritize the Right Tasks

    • Create a Routine

    • Final Thoughts

    • More Classes on Productivity

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About This Class

Learn to control your attention and take your productivity to new heights in this new class with Todoist and Kevin Siskar!

In today’s world, everyone wants your attention. From app and website notifications to emails and calendar invites, it can be difficult to stay focused on the task at hand. In this class, Kevin shares how you can increase your attention span, quiet your mind, and get more done. You’ll learn how to:

  • Hone your ability to focus
  • Reduce daily distractions
  • Improve your prioritization process

Whether you’re freelance or full-time, everyone can benefit from learning how to better manage their attention in today’s day and age. After taking this class, you’ll regain control over your own attention, allowing you to put your focus where you want it and be more productive every day.


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685 of 698 students recommendSee All

I love this class. There are really good tips on how to minimize distraction and become more productive.
This class has brought up some good ideas to assist in focus and productivity which, as a student, I have found very useful.
Essential to everyone starting their own calendar!





Kevin Siskar

Managing Director, Founder Institute

Kevin Siskar is the Managing Director of the Founder Institute in New York where he has built a portfolio of over 90 early stage companies. Kevin is the host of the Ambition Today podcast where he explores the hardships and heroism of the entrepreneurs, creators, investors, and builders who ambitiously changed the world. You can find him on talking startups, products, technology and services -- and the people who build them.

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