In this day and age, it seems like you’re not considered a hard worker if you’re first to leave the office, and forget calling yourself an entrepreneur if you don’t work on Saturdays. We push the idea of “grinding” and “hustling,” but what if the most productive thing we could do was actually do nothing at all?

This infographic from explains the key components of how Bill Gates takes a secluded seven-day retreat twice a year to truly think big and outside of the box. Gates has been doing this for decades, and he credits these bi-annual  “Think Weeks” as crucial to some of his best inventions.

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How To Do Think Week For Productivity Like Bill Gates

David Wallace

David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity.

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