(I stole this from here.)
A tasty task is one that makes you want to do it, and doesn’t fill you with “ugh”.
Which if these looks tastier to you?
- “New tires”
- “Call 555-555-1234 and make an appointment Thursday morning for new tires”
I love a task that doesn’t make me think.
This post says there are three components of a tasty task:
- Start with a verb
- Keep it short
- Make it clear and specific
Spending 10 more seconds making your tasks tastier may be the thing that gets you to actually do them.
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