TimeChi, the gadget to stop procrastinating
Are you very distracted while working or studying? TimeChi helps you fight procrastination in a simple and fun way.
The procrastinación It is the great enemy of productivity, and it is even more powerful since telework and non-contact classes have increased, where distractions, and temptations, increase.
Even the most disciplined workers have problems. When we are working or studying we suffer an average of 56 interruptions per day: emails, whatsapp messages, notifications … And this problem is aggravated by teleworking, since we are also interrupted by family members, pets, calls to the doorbell …
Interruptions lead us to lose concentration and become distracted, that is, to procrastinate. To combat this, the gadget called TimeChi, the great enemy of Procrastination. You can see it in this video:
TimeChi aims fight outages that greatly reduce productivity, because most people need up to 11 minutes to regain focus. And if we are interrupted 56 times a day, the loss of time is enormous.
TimeChi use a concentration technique which is a mixture of the classic Pomodoro technique, and another called timeboxing.
When we touch the huge TimeChi button, which is connected to our mobile through an app, the first thing it does is disconnect all notifications from the apps that we indicate: social networks, mail, web pages, etc.
Following activates a concentration mode that lasts 25 minutes. It’s about working without distractions during that time, and then taking a 5-minute break. After several of these cycles, he proposes a longer rest. These terms can be shortened to lengthen as much as we want.
TimeChi helps you focus, but also reduce distractions from people around you. When it is in concentration mode it shows a red circle, so if someone approaches it, they see the circle and they know that they do not have to bother you. A countdown tells him how long until your 5 minute break, where you can talk to him.
Several scientists have approved the gadget, so it seems effective in trying to combat procrastination.
If you are interested, it is for sale in Indigogo at a price of 192 euros.