The Best Path to Productivity? Work Less.

How idleness can dramatically increase output for creative types.

Maybe because it’s August, or maybe because I’m reporting a magazine piece around the idea, but these days I’m thinking a lot about idleness.

I come from its opposite. I come from a long line of farmers who lived the Protestant Work Ethic. They taught their children that life is labor and God’s grace…



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Paul Kix

Best-selling author of The Saboteur. Learn the 7 rules six-figure writers follow to make more money: