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Podcast: How to take an intentional work break

by | Jun 7, 2022 | Podcast

On this episode, we chat about work breaks—including how long they should be, how often to take them, and what to do during them! Topics covered include:

  • The two “levels” of work breaks
  • How our energy fluctuates in 90-minute rhythms
  • How our productivity and creativity fluctuate all day long
  • How alcohol and sleepiness affect creativity
  • How long we should break for to optimize our energy levels
  • What to do during your breaks
  • How to avoid unintentional work breaks

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Written by Chris Bailey

Chris Bailey has written hundreds of articles on the subject of productivity and is the author of two books: Hyperfocus and The Productivity Project. His books have been published in 27 languages. Chris writes about productivity on this site and speaks to organizations around the globe on how they can become more productive without hating the process.

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