Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category
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!
To-Do List Tips
We love a good next actions list. This article from Buffer Social goes into some history and tips for to-do lists, and GTD even gets a nod. Read the article here!
Multitasking Lowers Your IQ
This infographic from Visual.ly and Fuze, shared by Inc provides some startling stats on the disadvantages of multitasking. So put down the phone and read the article here.
NYT Opinion on “The Pitfalls of Productivity”
A very interesting read from the New York Times Opinion Pages on “The Pitfalls of Productivity.” Is GTD all smoke and mirrors? Read the article here.
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.
Make Your Twitter Feed More Productive
Todoist, an online and mobile task manager for personal productivity, has named “30 Organization and Productivity Gurus You Should Follow on Twitter” on their blog. Spoiler alert — the list features our guru David Allen (@gtdguy), our CEO Mike Williams (@GTDmw) and yours truly GTD Times (@gtdtimes).
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 […]
GTD on BuzzFeed
Check out this humorous yet helpful list from BuzzFeed with tips to improve your productivity, complete with some Buzzfeed-list-worthy gifs that will either make you smile or cringe. Either way, note that GTD makes the list at #20, and that makes us smile.
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 […]