When this happens...
RescueTimeNew FocusTime Session Start
Then do this...
SlackSet Status

Make sure your team doesn't bug you when you're trying to get focused work done with this Slack-RescueTime integration. Whenever you start a FocusTime session in RescueTime, Zapier can update your Slack status so your team knows not to bug you.

How this Slack-RescueTime integration works

  1. Start a new FocusTime session in RescueTime
  2. Zapier will update your Slack status

Apps involved

  • RescueTime
  • Slack

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When this happens...
then do this!
RescueTime
New Daily Summary Report

Triggers when a new daily summary is available

RescueTime
Log a Highlight Event

Creates a new highlight or action log entry. Highlight events show up as a list of accomplishments in your reports. Action events are similar, but they can be grouped and categorized as well. Requires RescueTime Premium

RescueTime
New FocusTime Session Start

Triggers when a new FocusTime session is started

RescueTime
Start or Stop a FocusTime Session

Starts or stops a FocusTime session. Requires RescueTime Premium

RescueTime
New Alert

Triggers when one of your RescueTime alerts goes off.

RescueTime
Log Offline Time

Adds offline time to your RescueTime account for the specified amount of minutes.

RescueTime
New Highlight Event

Triggers when a new daily highlight event is posted

Slack
Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot.

RescueTime
New FocusTime Session End

Triggers when a FocusTime session finishes.

Slack
Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose.

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RescueTime helps you understand how you spend your time on the computer by automatically keeping a log of the time you spend on different applications and websites. Having an accurate idea of how you time is spent makes it easy to stay productive and balanced.

Slack is a platform for team communication: everything in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. Offering instant messaging, document sharing and knowledge search for modern teams.