Today we’re going to be talking about productivity and how it can affect your brand. I had a conversation with Mike Vardy who has been dubbed the productivityist. If you’re not sure what that means, just listen, we’ll explain.

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If you don’t know Mike, you’ll love him after you listen to this podcast. He talks about something that most of us find quite boring, but he makes it really funny and interesting! We even touch on a little politics, hockey and comic book nerd stuff…it was so awesome!

The main takeaway for this episode is to remember how important being productive is to achieving the goals we have for our lives and brands. Below are some of the resources we mentioned during the show so be sure to check them out. Leave your comments below and join in the conversation!

Mike’s resources:

The Front Nine: How to Start the Year You Want Anytime You Want

TED Talk

The Way of the Productivityist Manifesto

NeuYear Calendar

Other Resources:

Getting Things Done – David Allen

Stephen Covey

GTD Times




JonAcuff – Quitter

BeyondTheTodoList – Podcast by Erik Fisher

The Checklist Manifesto

Lift App