Sometimes, finding steady motivation in the workplace can be tough – whether you’ve become complacent in your current position, have too much going on, or simply haven’t been sleeping well… There are endless reasons why you may need a boost in productivity to get through the day.

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What’s more, being able to maintain consistent productivity is a little known hack to getting things done well. Instead of having a peaks-and-valleys style workflow, being consistently productive will help take your business or work life to the next level.

We tapped into the mindset of CEOs and business owners to get their best tips on staying productive at work – and some of them will surprise you.