Staying Productive When You’re Sick (Ep. 141)

When it feels like your face is melting, it can be pretty hard to concentrate on anything — not to mention if you have anything more than a simple cold or sinus infection ailing you. Unfortunately, assignments and exams aren’t always so forgiving.

So today, we’ll be talking a bit about what to do when you’re sick but still feel the need to be productive.

We’ll also be talking about:

  • Actually sticking to your schedule
  • Remembering things from previous lessons and classes


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  1. Can you please start posting your podcasts on pocket casts ? Google play music is not available in India and and I don’t own an iPhone. Please

      • Ohh thanks…. There was an error in the previous app… Got it this time… Anyways ,You are doing an amazing job… Really appreciate it… And Martin he’s just awesome….I wish I have him in every upcoming podcasts… It’s like three friends having a good time tomorrow…. Actually I’m in a junior college right now and starting university from next year… Thanks for the tips and best of luck for your future of YouTube and Podcast!

  2. Great tips!…….. FOR PEOPLE WITH MINOR SICKNESS ONLY!, it would have been great if you’d also cover how to be productive when you live with multiple chronic conditions that make your every day a monumental challenge, to us the “you should probably rest and focus on recovery first” tip doesn’t work, we will never recover, yet we need to be productive to make ends meet and pay for our treatments to feel at least decent, but we can’t cause we’re sick, and public health services are more of an insult than an actual relief, so we’re stuck in the void. So there is my rant lol, soz.

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