10 Leaders and the Surprising Ways They Stay Productive

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Stephen King: Above All Else, Be Consistent

In his 2000 autobiography, On Writing the legendary author offers straightforward advice to aspiring scribes: Write every day. Ideally, strive for 1,000 words, but however many you can manage will suffice so long as you do it each day. King himself writes at least ten pages every day—weekends, and holidays included. While King is not your typical entrepreneur, he is a paragon of productivity. He has published 49 novels that have sold over 350 million copies.