The Pomodoro Technique

Pomodoro® School Blog

Here you can read the latest blog posts about the Pomodoro Technique. Stay informed and use the opportunity to read blog posts written by the inventor of the Pomodoro Technique.

  • AUTHOR
    Francesco Cirillo
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Dec 16, 2018
  • AUTHOR
    Francesco Cirillo
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Oct 20, 2018
  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Apr 10, 2018
  • AUTHOR
    Francesco Cirillo
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Dec 01, 2017
THINGS TO DO IN YOUR 5 MINUTES BREAK

Congratulations! You’ve made it through a Pomodoro, and now it’s time for a short break. Since short breaks only last five minutes, and you’ll soon be diving into another Pomodoro, you should refrain from doing anything during your break that requires significant brain power. Also avoid thinking about what you’ve accomplished so far. These short […]

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Mar 10, 2014
THE MAGIC SUITCASE

The metaphor of the suitcase has helped many teams improve their processes and increase their results.

  • AUTHOR
    Francesco Cirillo
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Feb 13, 2014
I DON’T WANT TO BE MOTIVATED BY ANYONE BUT MYSELF

This week a tough topic emerged from working with my new team: motivation.

  • AUTHOR
    Francesco Cirillo
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Feb 13, 2014
IGNORE THE UNICORN: POMODORO FOR THOSE WITH A.D.D.

For those with ADD, boring tasks are like a kiss of death.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Oct 23, 2013
DO SOMETHING PHYSICAL DURING YOUR BREAKS!

More than many other factors, sitting for long stretches of time can dramatically affect your health. However, more and more researchers are realizing that light activities known as “non-exercise activity thermogensis” or NEAT can help you combat the effects of a sedentary lifestyle. How can you integrate NEAT exercises into your Pomodoro routine? Let’s take a look…

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Oct 11, 2013
MEET OUR CPMS: THEO

Theo is using the technique since August 2012 as a Software Development Manager.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Aug 23, 2013
MEET OUR CPMS: KAMIL

Kamil started using the Technique in 2011 as a student and freelancer and is now using it as a Software Developer.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Aug 23, 2013
MEET OUR CPMS: GABRIELA

Gabriela is using the Pomodoro Technique since 2011, when she started her second job as Computer Engineer.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Aug 23, 2013
MEET OUR CPMS: YASIN

Yasin, 13, is our youngest Certified Pomodoro Master and uses the technique for his homework.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Aug 23, 2013
MEET OUR CPMS: JOSH

Josh has effectively used the Pomodoro Technique since 2009 to organize both his work and free time.

  • AUTHOR
    News Team
  • PUBLICATION DATE
    Aug 23, 2013