RescueTime Guides to More Productive Days

At RescueTime, we’re obsessed with helping you do more meaningful work.

Over the past decade, we’ve logged over a billion hours of digital time and helped hundreds of thousands of digital workers discover how they’re spending their days.

Each guide dives into the essential qualities of a productive day. Download them all for free and let us know what you think on Twitter and Facebook.

Time Management Guides

A Short Guide to Setting and Achieving Goals

Failing to prepare is preparing to fail

This short guide will give you the tools and strategies you need to set, track, and hit all of your goals.

This guide is for you if:

  • You don’t feel like you’re making progress on your goals
  • You want to beat procrastination once and for all
  • You want to learn how reviews can keep you on track
A Short Guide To Finding Focus and Overcoming Distractions

The world is fighting for your attention

Learn how to protect your time and fight the distractions of the modern world in this short guide.

This guide is for you if:

  • You’re “addicted” to notifications, social media, & your inbox
  • You want to protect your time & prioritize meaningful work
  • You’re constantly distracted by your work environment
A Short Guide To Managing Your Time And Fitting More Into Every Day

We all have the same 24 hours

Why do some people do more in a day than others can in a week? Find out how to best spend your time in this short guide.

This guide is for you if:

  • You’re stressed & worried you’re on the path to burnout
  • You bounce from task to task without getting things done
  • You want to take control over your calendar & to-do list

Tool Guides

A Short Guide to Setting and Achieving Goals

21 Gmail settings to master your inbox

This short guide runs through everything you need to know to optimize and organize your Gmail settings for focus.

A Short Guide to Setting and Achieving Goals

How to set up Slack for Focus

We'll show you how to set up Slack for focused work and make changes to build a healthier culture around communication.

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