Map Your Genius Cycle
Keep a “genius log” for three days to find when your creative and productive geniuses are at the best during the workday. Over the course of 72 hours, when you’re at work, set an alarm every 1-2 hours. When it goes off, record these quick data points:Get more CultureSync tools—from videos to articles to exercises—in the Toolbox.
- The exact time of day.
- The task you’re working on.
- Where it is on the creativity-productive continuum, with “100% C” meaning total creativity, “100% P” meaning that you’re doing your best to be a productivity machine.
- How effortless it is, on a one to 10 scale, with 10 being “completely effortless” and one being “personal hell.”
Fill out this genius log to track trends in your creativity and productivity.