SUMMARY1. Make productivity intentional by understanding what makes you tick: your skills, strengths and what you love to do and asking“why” you do what you are doing.2. Generate a mini-power list of items that you need to be done today and complete them instead of working with a huge list andgetting overwhelmed. 3. Attempt to not get tempted by the lure of unlimited choice. Some choice is great but more choice is not necessarily better.Restrict your choices somewhat and importantly set up a time frame for you to analyze and then to make a firm decision.4. Take quick actions towards your initial prototype.Measure what you have accomplished by actual feedback from peers or customers.Pivot and change or persevere and move forward. In the long-term, your productivity will increase on long-term projects becauseyou are an adaptive learner and action taker.5. Bust through common assumptions and beliefs that are holding you back: Become aware of assumptions and beliefs that youhave prevented you to be happily productive. Take charge of your thinking, emotions, behavior and action power.6. Practice creative productivity and allow yourself to look at a problem from different perspectives. Allow your creativity toconnect and combine novel ideas and look at opposites to be more creative.7. Manage your energy, not just time: Having high energy levels and feeling great can make you happily productive.8. Productive work spaces: Take a few moments to reorganize your work space, declutter it if needed and add elements thatinspire your productivity.9. Increase productivity by scheduling short breaks- work intensely for a certain period of time and then take a very short break,move around and divert your attention away from your work before getting back.10. Take a walking meeting-change your surroundings for amazing productivity.11. Detach yourself from the outcome: worry less, do more. Focus energy on doing great work, not worrying how it will turn out.12. Eliminate or minimize distractions: do what you like to do, reduce distractions, unitask, work on your skills and at a highdifficulty level to enter into a highly satisfying and inspiring state of flow.13. Productivity fostering habits and tools: Set up your support structure, establish favorable habits and make sure you have theright tools to foster and increase productivity.14. Engagement: Bring enthusiasm to your work and be willing to engage the problem. The level of engagement, navigation andmanagement through failure will determine your level of happy and inspired productivity.