When asked how he "gets so much done", he responded,
...I think making small focused reusable modules has had the biggest impact on my productivity....
This statement has had a big impact on me recently. I've found that if I finish small goals often, I get more satisfaction than if I would have gotten with a large, never-ending project. I even revisited some old creations, and touched them up. I hope it makes your life more effective as well.