Saturday, August 18, 2007

Life, hacking, ... and productivity!

This article on blogs that specialize in productivity and life-hacking asks (and attempts a partial answer to) some interesting questions:

... Scott's story raises perplexing questions: Why are hundreds of thousands of young people so interested in what a teenager from Manitoba, Canada has to say about being productive? Since when did twentysomethings, the demographic that previously gave rise to the beatniks, hippies, punks, and slackers, care about something so prosaic, so establishment, as to-do lists and reclaiming wasted time?