Podcast: Using a flip phone for a month

by | Apr 25, 2023 | Podcast

On this episode, we chat about Chris’s experiment to use a flip phone for a month. Topics covered include:

  • The utility we get from smartphones;
  • Big phones versus small phones;
  • The “jobs to be done” theory of using our devices;
  • How gathering has become digital;
  • How communication norms have changed over time;
  • Managing norms within social groups;
  • Re-evaluating our relationship with our smartphone;
  • What to be mindful of with our phone.

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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 three books: How to Calm Your Mind, Hyperfocus, and The Productivity Project. His books have been published in more than 40 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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