My “Productivity” Playlists

We all have different methods for tapping into our productivity.

My “Productivity” Playlists

Vibes
Sarah Cantor
By 
April 29, 2022

We all have different methods for tapping into our productivity.

For me, music is an essential part of my workflow. I’ve tried all the “classics”: Lo-fi Beats to Study To, ambient nature sounds, five hour-long YouTube videos of white noise that sounds like a broken TV from the 80s. Did some of them help me pass my finance classes in college? Yes. Did they help me feel energized to create exciting new design work? Not exactly. So I decided to spice it up.

I rotate through all of these during the week, because each one curates its own unique vibe. Check out some of my “productivity” playlists, maybe you’ll find a new favorite:

Living Room House

Looking to get into a flow state and forget to look at the clock for a few hours?

BBE (Bad B!tch Energy)

Need to bring up the energy remind yourself how amazing you are at your job?

Funk Mix

Wanna lighten the mood and jam out in your desk chair or turn that standing mat into a dance floor?

pop punk

Need the comfort of something nostalgic and some angsty words to sing along to?

filth

Ever tried head banging to cure a mental block? Works wonders.

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