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How to stay productive when you’re feeling lazy – a discussion with RubberOnion Animation


animators discuss how to be productive when you're lazy on the rubberonion animation podcast episode 107 with stephen brooks and rob yulfo
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HOT COCOA SHOW! This show’s topic is “How to Be Productive When You’re Lazy” and we talk about our own experiences, procrastination, bumps-in-the-road, and methods for making your lazy side work for you. This is a clean episode and completely SFW so feel free to listen whenever and wherever you are! There are also THREE (we say 2 in the show but there’s actually 3) major announcements in this episode so keep an ear out for those.

And don’t forget to check out the companion blog post with this podcast to read a more structured list of ways to be more productive!

Listen for “work-shy,” Matilda, the Millennials rant, “I’m your Yoko” and what Quint from Jaws can teach us about facing your fears.

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Topics & Timestamps:

(19:24)  Are you just overwhelmed?
(37:56)  All about inertia
(53:17)  Work Culture, burnout & procrastination
(1:05:19)  Millennials
(1:15:48)  What about inspiration?
(1:28:23)  TIPS!
(1:54:01)  The “Animation Battles” that Stephen & Rob are going to have
(1:57:43)  Final words


Media Referenced During this Episode:

Stephen’s VLOG series

Rob’s newest animated short “Mr. P Dawgy and Simon Kill Hitler”

Check out more of your hosts:

Stephen Brooks
Rob Yulfo

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About Stephen Brooks

Stephen Brooks
Stephen Brooks is a freelance animator in NYC that specializes in a hand-drawn style. Being a professional since 2005, he also produces indie shorts with self-made music, sound fx & voices. Lately Stephen has taken to introducing others to animation with production VLOGs, a podcast, instructional videos and is writing a book on traditional principles in a digital world. View his animation work www.rubberonion.com

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