How to Have a Perfect Work Day [Infographic]

by . January 28th, 2015

Here’s a cheat sheet for the efficiency-impaired.


An experiment by the people behind the app DeskTime finds that the highest-performing employees work for around 52 minutes for every 17-minute break.

The Huffington Post put together the infographic above with the somewhat bold claim/title How to Have the Perfect Workday.  True, a lot of it is just a rip-off of the Pomodoro method, but if it helps anyone, then more power to them.

Anyway, here’s a song about a perfect day:

As Lou Reed says, “you’re going to reap just what you sow.”

Other productivity posts:

Sensible advice, or just a way for overachievers to rub in our faces how perfect they are? Comment below!


Arthur Piccio manages YouTheEntrepreneur and has managed content for major players in the online printing industry. He was previously BizSugar's contributor of the week. His work has appeared multiple times on The New York Times' You're the Boss Small Business Blog. He enjoys guitar maintenance and reading up on history and psychology in his spare time.