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Deep Questions with Cal Newport

Cal Newport

Cal Newport is a computer science professor and the New York Times bestselling author of Digital Minimalism and Deep Work. He writes about technology and the way it can both support and impede our efforts to live more meaningful, productive lives. In this podcast, he answers questions from his readers about work, technology, and the deep life.

Recent Episodes

Ep.37: The Planning Fallacy, Inbox Zero, and the Limits of Ethical Technology | DEEP QUESTIONSOctober 19, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 36: Habit Tune-Up: Scheduling Life Admin, Finding Time for Practice, and High-Tech Metric TrackingOctober 15, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 35: Managing Deeply, Quitting Facebook, and Thinking for Yourself in an Age of Information Overload | DEEP QUESTIONSOctober 12, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 34: Habit Tune-Up: Productivity Chimeras, OmniFocus, and Finding Time to WriteOctober 08, 2020 Episode artwork Ep 33: Rethinking Delegation, Pandemic Childcare, and Balancing Deep Work with Deep Hobbies October 05, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 32: Habit Tune-Up: Tracking Deliberate Practice, Getting Over the Fact Work is Hard, and Taming the Emotional Rigors of DepthOctober 01, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 31: RYAN HOLIDAY on Ranch Life, Fostering Discipline, and the Loss of Reading Culture September 28, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 30: Habit Tune-Up: Easing into Time Blocks, Planning Big Goals, and the Story of How I Sold My First BookSeptember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 29: My Daily Routine, Returning to Deep Work, and Digital Minimalism During a Pandemic | DEEP QUESTIONSSeptember 20, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 28: Habit Tune-Up: Multiplying Eureka Moments, My Capture Setup, and Reducing Mass Email DestructionSeptember 17, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 27: Inside My Planning Discipline, the Joys and Sorrows of Slack, and Finding Depth Among Shallow Friends | DEEP QUESTIONS September 14, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 26: Habit Tune-Up: My Fall Schedule, Tough Love for a Distracted Listener, and Deep MeetingsSeptember 10, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 25: Student Shutdown Rituals, Optimal Deep-to-Shallow Ratios, and the $20 Million Question | DEEP QUESTIONSSeptember 06, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 24: Habit Tune-Up: Slaying the Productivity Hydra, Upgrading Careers, and Mastering a Difficult JobSeptember 03, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 23: Email Saunas, Preaching Depth, and Rooted Productivity | DEEP QUESTIONSAugust 30, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 22: Habit Tune-Up: Seeking Depth When Working from Home, Academia's Email Problem, and Sequencing ProjectsAugust 27, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 21: Taming Writer's Block, the Exaggerated Importance of a Digital Presence, and the Miseries of Digital Living | DEEP QUESTIONSAugust 23, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 20: Habit Tune-Up: Productivity System Indecision, Embracing Boredom, and Craving Depth in a Shallow JobAugust 20, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 19: Calendar Shaming, Digital Detox Struggles, and the Unexpected Challenges of Autonomy | DEEP QUESTIONSAugust 17, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 18: Habit Tune-Up: Outsourcing Chores, Mitigating Unavoidable Distractions, and Productivity Beyond Basic ListsAugust 13, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 17: Delegation Without Email, Fighting Imposter Syndrome, and My Thoughts on Critical Theory | DEEP QUESTIONSAugust 10, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 16: Habit Tune-Up: Why Relaxation is Overrated and the Importance of Facing the Productivity DragonAugust 06, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 15: Deep Work in Groups, Social Media in Politics, and Confronting Common Arguments Against My Work | DEEP QUESTIONSAugust 03, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 14: Habit Tune-Up: Publishing Strategies, Surviving Side Hustles, Productivity for Support Roles, and Cultivating Balance in the Pursuit of DepthJuly 29, 2020 Episode artwork Ep. 13: Where I Work, Convincing Students to Disconnect, and Applying Deep Work to Deep Social Problems | DEEP QUESTIONSJuly 27, 2020 Episode artwork