Deep Questions with Cal Newport

Ep. 98: LISTENER CALLS: Choosing the Right Job

May 20, 2021 Cal Newport Season 1 Episode 98
Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 98: LISTENER CALLS: Choosing the Right Job
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Deep Questions with Cal Newport
Ep. 98: LISTENER CALLS: Choosing the Right Job
May 20, 2021 Season 1 Episode 98
Cal Newport

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

 - How long to keep items on a "done" list. [2:09]
 - When is it worth spending money on productivity software? [4:57]
 - Troubleshooting time blocks. [14:33]
 - Scheduling short breaks (or not). [19:30]
 - Avoiding distractions during planning. [30:04]
 - Helping young people figure out their career. [33:31]

Thanks to Jay Kerstens for the intro music.

Show Notes

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

 - How long to keep items on a "done" list. [2:09]
 - When is it worth spending money on productivity software? [4:57]
 - Troubleshooting time blocks. [14:33]
 - Scheduling short breaks (or not). [19:30]
 - Avoiding distractions during planning. [30:04]
 - Helping young people figure out their career. [33:31]

Thanks to Jay Kerstens for the intro music.