How do you know if your projects list is complete?

GTD Secrets: True Confessions of a GTD Coach – Episode 3

Have you ever been stumped by the difference between a Project and an Area of Focus?

In this great 5 minute podcast, David Allen Company senior coach Meg Edwards talks about the GTD best practices for creating a Projects list. She gives tips on:

  • understanding the difference between a project vs. an area of focus
  • getting to a complete projects list vs. one that is “semi-complete”
  • why most people have a projects list that doesn’t really work
  • when to “bump up” or “bump down” in looking at your Horizons of Focus

In the podcast, she references her own Areas of Focus, which she captured in a mindmap:

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