Brittany Berger on why working less is best and our society’s obsession with being “useful”

Hey hey, welcome to the Human Connection podcast, I’m your host Brittney Lynn and today’s interview is with my friend Brittany Berger from Work Brighter!

Brittany Berger is the founder of, which is a digital media company that helps productive unicorns go beyond working smarter to a version of productivity that makes room for “unproductive” things like rest, self-care, and fun.

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Brittany Berger on why working less is best and our society’s obsession with being “useful”

Show notes

In today’s episode, you’ll find out:

  • Our society’s obsession with being useful and how dangerous that can be
  • The dangers of batching tasks
  • When it’s great to multi-task
  • Why working less is actually the best thing you can usually do for your business
  • How to incorporating pop culture and things you love into your marketing
  • The difference between working brighter instead of working smarter
  • What it means to take care of yourself when no one’s watching 

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