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The modern workplace is full of distractions: email, social media, must-read articles about “Queer Eye” getting renewed for a second season.
You try to ignore them and stay productive, but studies show that it’s not working: The average American employee wastes five hours a week at work just on their phone. You need to take back control of your time and there’s a clever new tool that might help you do that: the TimeFlip Magnet Simple Time Tracking Device and app.
Check it out:
TimeFlip is a physical 12-sided plastic die (a.k.a. a dodecahedron) that works with a corresponding mobile app. Each side of the die is assigned a common activity like email or social media (you can label each side by drawing on it or using the included stickers.) Whenever you want to start tracking an activity, just flip that side up and the app automatically starts tracking it. And when you finish the first activity and want to move on to the second activity, just flip the die to the second activity and the app automatically starts tracking the second activity.
Whether you’re an engineer, a corporate lawyer, or a freelance artist, this is a great tool for those times when you only want to spend a limited amount of time on something.
TimeFlip lets you see how much time you’re spending on each activity using its app or website. You can even see a graphical analysis of your time usage during the last day, week, month, or year — and it’s amazing how seeing it right there can change your habits. TimeFlip also integrates with other popular time and task management apps like Toggl, Harvest, Todoist, Trello, JIRA, ZenDesk, and Wrike. Take that, unproductivity!
The device normally costs $59.99, but you can get it for just $44.99, a savings of 25%. You can also save an additional 10% with the coupon code: MADMARCH10 if you purchase before the end of the month.