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A weekly advice podcast for people who work from home, whether freelancer or telecommuter. We address listener-submitted questions, comments and concerns about all aspects of working from home. Hosted by Dave Caolo. You can submit your questions here.

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4: Distraction

April 13, 2012 at 1:00PM • 32 minutes • Wiki Entry

One of the biggest obstacles to working successfully from home is distraction. This week Aaron & Dave wrestle with their own distraction, talk about how they neutralize it in their work space, and recommend some tools to help.

Show Notes & Links Presented by CacheFly

  • David Allen's Getting Things Done
  • Home Work 002: Setting up a work space at home
  • Stephen King's On Writing
  • Aaron's "Master & Commander" post
  • Articles about distraction here and here
  • H2O: Just Add Water
  • The Pomodoro Technique
  • BreakTime App
  • Focus Booster
  • 10 Ways To Eliminate Distraction
  • Golden Eye on N64
  • Definitely not the Van Halen video Dave used to distract Aaron
  • Stephen King's On Writing
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