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What do you do to stay focused? Some days I just can’t get my mind on to the task I need to do.

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Oh you mean in between the endless cycles of opening and closing social media apps?

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and the capitalist machine rages on...

I know we’re supposed to do the urgent and important work first, but sometimes I deliberately pick a few smaller / easier tasks and get them out of the way first. The sense of accomplishment gets me in the “zone” and then and I’m more productive tackling bigger things.

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Adderall

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60mg and 4 cups of coffee

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Sometimes I switch to a task that I actually want to do and the switch back once I’m engaged. For me it’s kind of like working out. I don’t want to start but once I do I’m good to go and glad I did.

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I try to stay as organized as possible, keep meetings short and focused. I also found the Keto diet (high fat/low carb) increases the cognitive function, my focus improves (I can’t take Adderral because it makes me sensitive and sad)

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Going to the gym and alternating tasks like if there’s a really boring task do that for an hour then do something somewhat interesting task for an hour and keep going back forth. Take breaks through the day

Put on a great set or playlist that I’m excited to listen to. Almost always does the trick 👌

It happens to me often, I listen to music, all my distractions get converted into one and after some time I won’t even pay attention to it and I get locked into a trance state where I can achieve anything I want.

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