Archive for the ‘David Allen’ Category
David Allen on The School of Greatness Podcast
Lewis Howes interviews David Allen on The School of Greatness Podcast and calls him the “Mr. Miyagi of productivity.” David details the Five Steps and reminds us that it’s not only about keeping it all out of your head, but taking the necessary step back from all of it to reflect on it from the discreet horizons of focus. We’ll […]
GTD for Kids?
This is a great interview with a slightly different point of view than we’re used to hearing about GTD, featured on The Daily Saint, a productivity blog. David Allen discusses GTD with Techspiration, a podcast discussing technology, education and leadership, and imagines a world where GTD is implemented with students before high school. Now that would change the game!
Are We Addicted to Feeling Stressed?
In this podcast interview with David Allen by The ProGuide , a podcast by Andrew J. Mason that explores leadership, David touches on the idea that we are addicted to feeling stressed, the oddest inbox item he’s encountered, and more!
David Allen’s Food For Thought – February 2015
Resolve it – dissolve it! We’ve got to learn to declare things DONE. Especially when they’re not. Not completed, that is, to the level of perfection or result that we initially visualized or committed to. The world changes, as does our creative focus with it. So do our standards. We will always maintain some inventory […]
David Allen on the Importance of Daydreaming from Dubai
Last fall, David Allen traveled to Dubai to give a seminar with RightSelection. While there, he spoke with the DubaiEye1038 Business Breakfast Podcast. This quick listen has some nice David Allen Wisdom, including a bit on the importance of daydreaming. Listen to the full show here!
GTD Fundamentals Anthem Video Released
Earlier this year in Los Angeles, we shot some great footage at our newly launched course, Mastering Workflow Series Level 1: Fundamentals. That course was taught by David Allen (note, not all Fundamentals Courses will be taught by David Allen). Enjoy the video! Learn more at GTDFundamentals.com
David Allen’s Food For Thought – December 2014
I’m a time management heretic! I’ve lately realized that I am teaching a paradoxical and totally reversed paradigm about time management. The old model seems to have been telling us to externalize the big stuff (priorities) and to leave the little things strewn around internally (in psychic RAM.) We were supposed to write our Daily […]
TEDx Amsterdam with David Allen
David Allen covers some of the GTD fundamentals on “Getting Control and Creating Space” in this new TEDx talk. This is a great, simple overview to remind current GTDers of some basics, and help newcomers to GTD understand how powerful it can be.
David Allen’s Food For Thought – November 2014
To-Do lists: usually “amorphous blobs of un-do-ability” Most people’s written or mental to-do lists, though created and maintained as a worthy exercise, are merely descriptions of unfinished details and projects in their lives, and are not a really an effective kick-start in getting them done. It’s because another level of decision-making and tracking is still […]
David Allen featured in The Atlantic
A View From the Top interview in The Atlantic with David Allen explains how laziness inspired Getting Things Done. Read the full interview here! David Allen is still on tour in the U.S. delivering our Brand New Mastering Workflow Series Level 1: Fundamentals Course. Don’t miss your chance to see him live and start your […]