The Science of Productivity Cycles
Why we get tired of our workspaces, and why new environments stimulate productivity
A few months ago I wrote about productivity cycles — my experience of the regular fluctuations in my productivity levels.
Over time, I’ve noticed something interesting about these cycles: when I’m in a productivity low, it tends to bleed into my environment.
That is, when I’m not being productive it’s as if procrastination is in the air. Sluggishness is w…