Archive for the ‘Productivity Tips’ Category
MacSparky Shares Mike Williams’ Home Screen
David Sparks, or MacSparky, of Mac Power Users features the home screen of GTD President and CEO Mike Williams in his regular Home Screen blog. Check out his iPhone layout, get a rundown of his favorite apps, and more! Click here to read the full article!
How to Beat Procrastination
Procrastination is an enemy of even the strongest GTD System. Check out this article from the Greenwich School of Management in London on one tactic to keep yourself honest! Read the full article here.
David Allen’s Food For Thought – March 2015
Who does your remembering, retrieving, and reminding? Your system has to be at least as good as your mind to give your head the freedom to be present, creative, and spontaneous. If your organization has leaks or incomplete processes and data, your mind will still be burdened with the task of remembering, retrieving, and reminding […]
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!
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 […]
Revisit Your Resolutions
It’s never too early to revisit your resolutions. Here is a pre-New-Year article from NBC New York with some tips on how to make those resolutions stick. David Allen gets a nod in the article among other great tips, and it concludes with an interesting time-use survey. Read the full article 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.
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 […]