Getting Started

Learn the basics

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Written by Taylor Jacobson (he/him), Nathan Sudds (he/him), and Margarida Penedos
Booking & Sessions

Overview of the Video Experience

Get familiar with the elements of the Focusmate session experience
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How to book a Focusmate session

Two convenient ways to book with sessions starting every 15 minutes!
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When does the new week start on Focusmate?

If you've already used up your first 3 free sessions, you may be wondering when will the week start so you can get 3 more!
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How do I schedule a session?

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What if I have to cancel a session?

Sometimes life happens, we get -- all we ask is your reach out and let your partner know before canceling, it makes everyone feel better.
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How to message a partner

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How a Focusmate session works - Tutorial for new users (Video)

Visit www.focusmate.com to schedule your first session
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Do's & Don'ts

The idea here is to be friendly, set goals and community to help you both stay accountable for your work.
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What if I don’t get matched with a partner?

Most sessions get matched, currently about 90% with the number increasing all the time.
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How is accountability enforced?

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