The Secret to Productivity is Not Reading Productivity Articles

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Consider the paradoxical nature of these articles. Many bemoan the insidious evil of excessive social media usage in the age of addictive distractions and extol the increasingly rare capacity to do “deep work,” all while utilizing the same proven tactics of the distractions they righteously implore us to avoid. Clickbait-y title, the immediate gratification of feeling productive while reading about productivity, volume (regardless of quality), which ensures a steady stream of similar (indeed, almost identical) articles for further consumption.

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