Dr. Kristy Goodwin's
Simple ideas to help you tame your toxic tech habits so you can thrive in the digital world.
We’ve developed toxic technology habits that are not only having a negative impact on our health and wellbeing, but also compromising our productivity.
Our digital infatuation is impacting our physical and mental health and wellbeing. Our tech habits can cause:
Ironically, the technological tools that were designed to boost our productivity, are now impeding our performance and output at work. Many of us admit to constantly multi-tasking and our attention is hijacked by alerts and notifications. Poor digital habits can adversely impact our productivity in the following ways:
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But it doesn't need to be this way. We don’t need to be a slave to our screens. We don’t need to be tethered to our technology! Nor do we need to digitally-amputate ourselves, or go on digital detoxes.
Instead, we need to learn how we can control our technology habits, so we’re a master (not a slave) to the screen.
I can help you find healthy, helpful and sustainable tech habits that won’t compromise your health or productivity. In fact, these habits will optimise your health and wellbeing and bolster your output at work.
Provides practical advice and immediately actionable strategies to help you tame your tech habits and boost your productivity and performance at work and home (without suggesting that you ban your phone or go ‘laptopless’).
Can be purchased by individuals, or site licences can be arranged for workplaces wanting to offer the course to multiple staff at a discounted rate.
Kristy has delivered this content to corporate clients including:
What’s included in the
Module 1- Digital Health 101
// Impact of tech on your physical health- vision, hearing, posture and WiFi exposure
// Impact of tech on your mental health- overwhelm, stress, anxiety
Module 2- Are screens sabotaging your sleep?
// Why sleep is vital
// How screens are compromising our sleep
// Practical solutions for developing healthy sleep habits in a digital age
Module 3- Maximising Your Digital Health and Wellbeing
// Simple ideas to boost your health and wellbeing in the digital age
// Breathing techniques
// The importance of white space and green time
Module 4- Disabling Digital Distractions
// Smart ways to manage smart technologies
// How to build a fortress around your focus
// Disabling alerts and notifications
// Setting up autoresponders
// Using email signatures, Do Not Disturb function
// Monitor and limit your screen habits with Screen Time or Digital Wellbeing tools
Module 5- Tweaking Your Tech Habits
// Ideas to develop healthy and helpful tech habits
// How to create new habits
// Proximity strategy
// Setting boundaries
// Using digital tools to enhance performance and output
Module 6- Optimising Your Digital Productivity
// Power up your productivity
// General productivity principles
// How to leverage technology so it’s a help, not a hindrance at work through batching, tech tools, email productivity tools, cognitive offloading, music, Pomodoro technique, Pareto principle
About Dr Kristy
Dr Kristy Goodwin is a digital wellbeing and productivity expert. She writes, researches and speaks about how technology is impacting on our physical health, mental wellbeing and productivity. Kristy is regularly called on by the media for her expert opinion about how digitalised childhoods and lifestyles are impacting kids’ teens’ and adults health, learning and performance. She has spoken at conferences and workplaces throughout Australia and internationally. Her previous clients include Apple, Optus, McDonalds, the National Broadband Network, Westfield and Bank of Queensland. Kristy translates the latest research, from a range of disciplines, into practical and realistic advice for people wanting to know how to tame their tech habits...without proposing ‘digital abstinence’. Dr Kristy is on a mission to help people develop healthy and helpful technology habits so we can thrive in the digital world.
How it works
- After you’ve signed up (or if your company has purchased an organisational licence for you to access the masterclass), you’ll receive instructions via email about how to access the online content.
- All of the content is stored in a membership hub and you can access it anywhere, anytime.
- The eCourse is self-paced, so you can work through it at your own pace. Each module is released once you’ve completed previous modules.
- You don’t require specific software- just an Internet connection.
- You can stop and start and re-visit the content as many times as you’d like.
- You have lifetime access to the course materials.