If you feel like technology is taking over your life, then it’s a good time to check out the book Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport.
In the video above I sketch out some of my favorite ideas from the book and then share how I’m applying those ideas to my personal and professional life.
Here’s the final sketch:
To test out what it feels like to live life as a digital minimalist, Newport encourages you to take on a 30-day digital declutter.
Here’s what mine looked like:
I’m now long past the initial 30 days and have no desire to look back.
How might you start embracing digital minimalism in your life?
I hope that what I shared here sparks some ideas for you.
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