Archive for April, 2009

GTD & Mind Mapping

GTD & Mind Mapping

It’s well-known that David Allen is a big fan of mind mapping for capturing ideas and brainstorming projects.  In the GTD book, you’ll find several references to this creative brainstorming technique (pages 70-72), coined by British Researcher Tony Buzan. The wonderful thing about a process like mind mapping is that it gives our brain a […]

Better workflow with better deskflow

Better workflow with better deskflow

GTD’er Grant recently wrote to David Allen to share his “Drag Reduction Project” for improving his GTD workflow. I realized my physical work area did not support my GTD systematic approach. I cleared my desk and used my label maker to visually make areas of the desk to support how I work.  So far this […]