Part 3: Psychology of GTD
This series from the Workologist explains various connections between GTD and psychology. Click here to read Part 3, which details the concept of flow. Missed Parts 1 and 2? Read Part 2 now! Read Part 1 now!
Part 1: Psychology of GTD
The Workologist blog focuses on various topics surrounding the study of work and improving the “how and why” of work. In a multi-part study, the workologist goes into aspects of psychology and its connection with GTD and why this practice works from the scientific perspective. Click here to read Part 1 of the series.
New OmniFocus 2 Setup Guide
We have just released a new best-practices guide for implementing GTD with OmniFocus 2. Updated for the version 2 release of OmniFocus, this guide will show you how to: • Understand the fundamental GTD best practices • Optimally configure OmniFocus in the way we have found works best for GTD • Configure and populate your […]
Why Relying On Digital Reminders Doesn’t Work
The All Tech Considered blog from NPR covers the use of digital alarms and reminders in this article, quoting our own David Allen, who said, “I think those only work if there’s a dire consequence of not doing what the behavior is. If it’s yoga at 4 a.m. – good luck.” At GTD, we love digital organizational […]
The Entrepreneurs Library Podcast Interviews David Allen
For their podcast, The Entrepreneurs Library interviewed David Allen to provide “A Look Inside Getting Things Done.” Whether you’re new to GTD or a long-time practitioner, this podcast offers some great insights! Click here to listen to the interview!
How to Start Your Day with Mise-en-Place
The Harvard Business Review explains the chef’s ritual of mise-en-place and how to apply this to starting your workday. Most of us have it wrong starting with email or voicemail. Read the full article for this great and easy productivity guideline – and David Allen gets a shout out as well!
Don’t Plan Your Life – Live It!
Brainpickings.org posted this wonderful video, below, of Daniel Pink’s Commencement Address, which he gave to the Northwestern University Weinberg College graduating class of 2014. As a GTD Influencer, Daniel’s message in this speech, to do less planning and more living, goes hand-in-hand with what we’re all about at GTD. We practice GTD so that we can […]