The thing is, however, that we are given the same 24 a day as everyone else.  So how come some people get more done before breakfast than you do all day?

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Anna Vital has been experimenting with productivity for a whole year and has compiled her findings in a mindmap. Her mindmap shows what habits make some people so much more efficient at squeezing more out of every day.

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An example of a common habit, which productive people share, is clothing choices.

Steve Jobs, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and Mark Zuckerberg wear the same outfit every day. Barack Obama chooses between two suits every morning - grey or navy. Zuckerberg has a drawer of 20 identical grey t- shirts. When asked why they do this, they said that this saves time and avoids making small decisions so they can be productive.