In just 1 hour a week, you’ll learn how to master your time and reclaim 2–3 hours day
Over 4 weeks, you’ll learn how to:
Discover where your time actually goes each day (and how to reclaim 2–3 productive hours each day)
Use personal data to optimize your schedule and prioritize your most important work
Build powerful workplace habits and workflows that rebuild your focus, reduce daily stress, and put you back in control
Banish distractions, overcome procrastination, and feel motivated every day
What gets measured gets improved.
The Productivity Challenge uses RescueTime’s award-winning time management software to personalize each lesson, keep you accountable, and track your progress!
Week 1: Understand your time
You’ll learn how to use RescueTime’s data and reports to get in-depth insights on how you can become more productive.
Week 2: Optimize your days
We’ll use your own productivity trends and reports to create a custom daily schedule that gives you more focus, attention, and time for what really matters.
Week 3: Build powerful habits
Learn the science of building good workplace habits and put your productivity on autopilot with custom goals and real-time alerts to keep you on track.
Week 4: Banish distractions
Protect your new-found productivity with FocusTime—our intelligent distraction blocker that lets you “turn off” distractions like social media, news, and entertainment.
Week 5 – 52: Keep improving
RescueTime keeps you accountable to your goals and continually improving with weekly reports on your progress, goals, and how you’re spending your time.
“The Productivity Challenge showed me what’s really important for my business: Critical work. Since finishing, I’ve turned 2 hours of productive time each day into 6.”
-Joe Walker, Owner of Symbolic Motion Design Studio
Here's what you get
16 high-quality video lessons. In just 1 hour a week for 4 weeks, you’ll learn how to transform your days from chaotic to under control.
One month of RescueTime’s time management software to help you track your progress and put these lessons into action. Automatically track your time. Block distractions. Set Goals & Alerts. And discover powerful insights on your habits and routines.
Practical exercises, worksheets, and step-by-step instructions as well as video transcriptions and bonus materials to give you everything you need to hit your productivity goals.
A custom “Productivity Report Card” using your personal data that shows you exactly how your habits and productivity have improved and where you need more work.
Unlimited access to all course materials forever.
Set-up assistance from RescueTime’s customer support team.
Who is The Productivity Challenge for?
There’s no one-size-fits-all solution for being productive. This course is for you if you:
Feel like you’re not in control of your time each day
Miss time with friends and family because you always feel the need to “catch up”
Feel like no matter how hard you try to stay focused during the workday you’re constantly distracted
Want more time to work on your most meaningful tasks—not just emails, chats, and meetings
Time is your most valuable resource.
Take back control of it with The RescueTime Productivity Challenge.