This talk by the New York Times bestselling co-author of Sprint, is a simple four-step system for improving focus, finding greater joy in your work, and getting more out of every day. It will shows how the exhaustion of constant busyness isn’t mandatory and that you can step off the hamster wheel and start taking control of your time and attention.

As a co-creator of Google Ventures’ renowned ‘design sprint‘, Jake has helped hundreds of teams solve important problems by changing how they work. Building on the success of these sprints and his experience with John Zeratsky designing ubiquitous tech products like Gmail and YouTube, they’ve now packaged the most effective tactics as to how to optimise your energy and time into a four-step daily framework that anyone can use to systematically design their days.

Make Time is not a one-size-fits-all formula. Instead, it offers a customizable menu of bite-sized tips and strategies that can be tailored to individual habits and lifestyles. It isn’t about productivity, or checking off more to-dos. Nor does it propose unrealistic solutions like throwing out your smartphone or giving up social media. Making time isn’t about radically overhauling your lifestyle; it’s about making small shifts in your environment to liberate yourself from constant busyness and distraction.


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4 - 12 Little Titchfield Street
London W1W 7BY

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Oxford St (300m) - Central, Bakerloo, Victoria
Goodge St (400m) - Northern