Deep Questions with Cal Newport

Ep. 70: Habit Tune-Up: Getting Things Done During a Terrible, Isolating Pandemic

February 11, 2021 Cal Newport Season 1 Episode 70
Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 70: Habit Tune-Up: Getting Things Done During a Terrible, Isolating Pandemic
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Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 70: Habit Tune-Up: Getting Things Done During a Terrible, Isolating Pandemic
Feb 11, 2021 Season 1 Episode 70
Cal Newport

Below are the topics covered in today's mini-episode (with timestamps). For instructions on submitting your own questions, go to calnewport.com/podcast.

 - Timing productive meditation. [6:32]
 - Extracting wisdom from past plans. [14:00]
 - Writing a thesis as a side project. [22:44]
 - Adapting college advice to high school students (plus: a bonus digression on my experience writing books in academia). [30:00]
 - Getting things done during an isolating pandemic. [36:30]

Thanks to listener Jay Kerstens for the intro music.

Show Notes

Below are the topics covered in today's mini-episode (with timestamps). For instructions on submitting your own questions, go to calnewport.com/podcast.

 - Timing productive meditation. [6:32]
 - Extracting wisdom from past plans. [14:00]
 - Writing a thesis as a side project. [22:44]
 - Adapting college advice to high school students (plus: a bonus digression on my experience writing books in academia). [30:00]
 - Getting things done during an isolating pandemic. [36:30]

Thanks to listener Jay Kerstens for the intro music.