We are obsessed with productivity to the point where it is almost a trigger word. Can you be more productive? Why aren't you being more productive? You can be 10 percent more productive by doing this or that. As I said in my book The Productive Bite-Sized Entrepreneur, "Being productive every single day is a fruitless goal". Instead, it is better to be practical, honest and realistic in what you will get done in 24 hours.
NetCredit has a fascinating infographic breaking down little ways you can make a bigger impact right now. It gives a hat tip to "flow", the state where you are being productive on an automatic, almost unconscious level.