The Fastest Way to Work, Ever

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Floutwork simplifies your online work experience, helps you stay on task, and gives you all the tools to get work done with high quality and speed — all in one desktop app.

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Meet Floutwork.

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Your personal work system, designed to eliminate friction and context-switching, letting you focus with blistering intensity to complete tasks with remarkable efficiency.

How it works

Do just 3 things to get work done with high quality and speed, every day.

1 – View tasks

By design, Floutwork helps you start your day with tasks.

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    Easily add tasks and reminders without losing your flow.
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    Add goals, auto-track, and achieve them.

2 – Stick to your auto-planned day

Floutwork finds the best times to complete your tasks, even with a packed calendar.

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    Crank through your tasks knowing exactly what to work on next.
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    Connect multiple calendars, like personal and work, for a unified daily snapshot.

3 – Get work done

Instantly hop onto your web apps and start working, right within Floutwork. Eliminate friction from task to work.

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    Distracted by too many tabs? Achieve a new level of focus by accessing your websites as apps within Floutwork.
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    Navigate effortlessly through all your work web apps from a single unified system, eliminating browser chaos.
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    By default, tabs stay within their apps to minimize distractions and tab overload. An option to view all open tabs is available if needed.

Besides the core flow, explore Floutwork's powerful tools to keep your work focused, engaging, and organized...

Things to help you focus...

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Floutwork tracks your work habits automatically, helping you learn where you can improve and be exceptional at what you do.
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Gamify work. Fill three productivity bars daily to measure your focus, task execution, and hours worked.

Unlock focus. Enter Focus Mode to eliminate 100% of distractions and focus with blistering intensity.

Things to speed up your flow...

Unleash AI. Seamlessly integrate ChatGPT into your existing workflow. No tab switching, no focus loss—just powerful AI tools at your command.

Command Bar. Use the keyboard shortcut to open the command bar anywhere on your computer, accessing any action without disrupting your current flow or view

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Split Views. View apps or tabs side by side with a simple click.

Things to simplify your work...

Simplify work notes. With Floutwork's built-in Notes app, jot down notes quickly, organize them using tags, and access them effortlessly as you browse.

Use the AI Writer to summarize, proofread, or draft your notes.

Zip through your inbox. Emails are a time-suck. Floutwork intuitively categorizes your emails, letting you clean up your inbox with just a few clicks.

Paste Calendar Availability. Right-click in any text area within any web app (e.g., Gmail, Slack) to directly paste availability even without copying first.

And there's more...

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Multiple Profiles

Easily switch between your work, personal, or freelance setup using profiles.

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Mute Notifications

Centralized mute controls for distraction-free focus across all web apps.

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Mobile Access

Access your tasks, notes, and bookmarks on the go from your phone.

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Organize Bookmarks

Easily save and organize every link sent your way, then instantly access them later from the command bar.

All your work — one home

Experience the simplicity of managing all your work in one streamlined app. Eliminate the inefficiency of toggling between multiple desktop apps like Outlook, Teams, and Slack by integrating their powerful web versions into your workflow with Floutwork.

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Focused on You, Not Your Data

Our business model is wholeheartedly against data monetization, allowing us to focus exclusively on crafting the ultimate work experience for you.

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We never track your usage in any web apps you add to Floutwork, ensuring you can focus on your work with peace of mind.

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Your emails and calendar data are securely and exclusively stored on your device, never leaving it.

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Tasks, notes, bookmarks, and Floutwork configuration are encrypted both in transit and at rest.

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All websites you visit via Floutwork automatically only use secure connections to protect you online.

Learn More

Think about where your career or life could be if only you nailed the focus and speed part every single day. Hit Download and change your work game now.

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How is Floutwork the fastest way to work?

The primary cause of slow work is the distractions and friction points encountered while trying to accomplish tasks. Removing these barriers can significantly increase both speed and quality of work. The key to high-quality, fast work lies in the equation derived from Cal Newport's book, "Deep Work":

High-Quality Work Produced = Time Spent x Intensity of Focus

Therefore, by enhancing focus intensity, not only does the quality of work improve, but it also takes substantially less time. In today's world, inundated with social media, browsers brimming with tabs, incessant notifications, and dual monitors that draw your gaze, the average focus intensity is a mere 13%. This means that a task taking 5 hours at 13% focus intensity can be completed in just 1 hour at 65% intensity. Floutwork provides a personal work system designed to eliminate all distractions and friction points, including but not limited to the following:

1. Start with Tasks: The moment Floutwork launches, you're presented with your tasks for the day, ensuring that your immediate attention is on what actually matters. This eliminates the temptation of meandering through browser tabs, which often results in losing focus right at the start of your day.

2. Automated Scheduling: Floutwork's integrated calendar dynamically schedules your tasks, displaying when each should be tackled based on their duration. This feature eliminates the inefficiency of wondering what to work on next, saving you from spiraling into the abyss of the Internet.

3. Integrated Web Apps: Required web apps are directly accessible within Floutwork. This means you no longer toggle between multiple browser tabs that aren't relevant to the task at hand, ensuring a higher level of focus and faster completion times.

4. In-Context Tools: Whether it’s jotting down sudden to-dos or taking notes relevant to your task, Floutwork's Command Bar and side views enable quick actions without leaving your current task space. These are just a few examples within the overall suite of in-context tools available to keep you in your workflow.

5. Dedicated Focus Mode: For maximum focus, tthe Focus Mode feature enables you to choose a task, select the corresponding web app, start a timer, and dims all but the essential elements—your task name, the timer, and the web app required for your work. This is the most powerful way to get anything done in the fastest way possible.

Real-World Example:
Imagine you need to create a PowerPoint slide for a team meeting. It should only take about an hour. 

Conventional Workflow:

  • You open your browser, filled with multiple tabs from yesterday, including one with a news article that you decide to read, losing 10 minutes.
  • You open Google Slides but get distracted by an incoming email. You read and reply, costing you another 15 minutes.
  • You finally start on the slide but then Slack pings. A colleague has shared an interesting article. You read it, taking you off course for another 20 minutes.
  • These distractions cause mental fatigue, making you take a break, which adds more time to your diversion.
  • Once you return, the cycle of distractions continues: another Slack message, a LinkedIn notification, and perhaps a quick scroll through social media.
  • Each time you get distracted, it takes roughly 25 minutes to regain full focus. This 1-hour task has now ballooned into a 5-hour ordeal.

Floutwork Workflow

  • Launch Floutwork and immediately see your task list, including the PowerPoint slide task scheduled for 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
  • At 11:00 AM, you initiate Focus Mode and immerse yourself in the Google Slides web app within Floutwork. Notifications are automatically muted and everything else fades from view, ensuring an undistracted environment until your task is complete.
  • Midway, you remember a meeting with Mike about bonuses. Without breaking flow, you hit CMD+1 (or CTRL+1 on Windows) to open the command bar, jot down “Discuss bonuses with Mike tomorrow,” click outside the command bar, and go right back to your task. Should you need to take or refer to notes for your presentation, you use Floutwork’s in-context tools to access your notes via a side view without leaving your main view.

Instead of relying on fragile willpower, Floutwork offers a robust system that guides you through the most effective workflow for completing tasks in record time. This is how Floutwork stands out as the fastest way to work.

I have my browser and desktop apps; why do I need Floutwork?

Traditional tools like web browsers and productivity apps such as Outlook, Slack, or Microsoft Teams often require significant willpower to use efficiently. It's easy to get sidetracked and lose focus, making task completion an ongoing struggle. Floutwork radically changes this dynamic by organizing your workflow to keep you centered and driven.

The moment you open Floutwork, your tasks for the day become the focal point. A glance at the adjacent calendar tells you precisely when to tackle each item. Your essential web apps are readily accessible via a sidebar, just a click away. You can even activate a "Focus Mode" for individual tasks, dimming all other elements and spotlighting the application where your immediate attention is needed.

Floutwork offers an innovative two-fold approach to tracking and motivation. First, it includes productivity metrics that monitor how much time you're spending on each web app, enabling you to evaluate and refine your work habits. Second, the platform gamifies your workflow by automatically tracking your focus duration, the number of tasks completed, and total hours worked for the day. This provides real-time, positive feedback, enhancing your motivation and keeping you engaged in your work.

What sets Floutwork apart is its ability to integrate the tools you need directly within your current task. This eliminates the need to switch context, keeping you in a state of flow. Whether it's tasks, notes, ChatGPT, or bookmarks, everything is accessible without breaking your concentration. Plus, our split-view feature ensures your primary task is always visible while you access other resources.

In essence, Floutwork isn't just another tool; it's a comprehensive system designed to maximize your efficiency, keep you focused, and elevate your workday to new heights of productivity. It provides the right mix of tools, focus, organization, and routines to help you win each day.

Does Floutwork replace my browser entirely?

Floutwork provides an environment for seamless access to your work apps, creating a distraction-free workspace and organizing your browser tabs for optimal focus. During your normal workdays, you won't need to switch to your default browser at all. However, if you do need to switch to your regular browser for specific tools or extensions, Floutwork simplifies this temporary switch; just right-click on any tab, web app, or link and select "Open in Default Browser."

How does Floutwork help me achieve Deep Work?

Floutwork is meticulously designed to embody the principles of "Deep Work," a concept popularized by Cal Newport. Newport contends that the quality of one's work is a product of time and focus, articulating that "Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task." He also makes it clear that achieving this level of focus isn't merely a matter of willpower; rituals and structured processes are essential. To facilitate this, Floutwork provides a specialized environment that is free from typical distractions like web browsers, which are designed to capture your attention. Within this space, Floutwork integrates the essential tools, organizational structures, and routines needed to help you focus on demanding tasks effectively.

We also draw inspiration from James Clear's "Atomic Habits," which emphasizes the importance of environment and cues in habit formation. Clear notes, "You do not rise to the level of your goals; you fall to the level of your systems." With this in mind, Floutwork incorporates a task list to clearly outline your daily objectives, a calendar for strategically allocating time slots for these tasks, and situates all essential tools within arm's reach. This creates a streamlined system designed to optimize your workday.

Additionally, Floutwork includes built-in gamification elements that activate the brain's reward centers, thereby encouraging the reinforcement of positive habits like focus and productivity. As Clear explains, "The cue triggers a craving, which motivates a response, which provides a reward, which satisfies the craving and, ultimately, becomes associated with the cue." Floutwork's gamification taps into this cycle, making productive behaviors more rewarding and thus, more likely to be repeated. Over time, this can lead to exponential improvements in your success.

To further deepen your focus, Floutwork offers features that mute all non-essential notifications, in line with Newport's principle of "embracing boredom" and limiting "shallow work." We also introduce a specialized "Focus Mode," mirroring Newport's idea of "radical scheduling," which aims to eliminate all distractions, leaving you with only your high-priority task. Focus Mode also includes a timer to help you employ the "time-blocking" technique, recommended in both "Deep Work" and "Atomic Habits," to better concentrate and measure your focus.

In summary, Floutwork is more than a tool; it's a comprehensive system that integrates the best productivity methods from these groundbreaking books, offering you a streamlined environment to excel at Deep Work.

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