Episode #20 – Defining Your Areas of Focus

Date: Thursday, August 18, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Episode #20 – Defining Your Areas of Focus

A key to trusting your priorities is knowing your roles, areas to maintain, oversee, and manage—personally and professionally. In this webinar, Senior GTD® Coaches Meg Edwards and Kelly Forrister walk you through developing the Areas of Focus level in the GTD Horizons of Focus® model, giving you examples, best practices, and tips for developing and refining […]

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Productivity at its best

Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Productivity at its best

                                 

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Let’s hear it for lazy!

Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Let’s hear it for lazy!

I am the laziest person I’ve ever met.  I often admit to that in my courses, and lots of people think that’s the silliest thing they’ve ever heard—they see me as highly focused and productive. But to me “lazy” just means making something happen with as little effort as possible. Perhaps it is equally true […]

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The power of the Weekly Review

Date: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

The power of the Weekly Review

We saw this post on Facebook by Matt Rapport, a full-time musician from Michigan. We love hearing how GTD is working for people and he was happy to let us share his post with our readers: I continue to be amazed at the power of Getting Things Done’s Weekly Review. I woke up this morning with my head spinning. With […]

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Quieting the Noise of Your Life

Date: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Quieting the Noise of Your Life

Over the years many people have reported “transformational” experiences in working with the Getting Things Done® methodology. I have seen people lose pounds in just a few days, their faces brighten, their countenance and attitude swing way to the positive, and even make tremendous shifts in how they think and work for the rest of their […]

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Episode #19 – GTD and Global Sustainability

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Episode #19 – GTD and Global Sustainability

Listen as David Allen talks with Gillian Martin Mehers, who has dedicated her career to helping people doing good work in organizations focusing on global sustainability. As a highly enthusiastic GTDer and experienced professional in training and development, she shares many of her own successful techniques for spreading those best practices to others.   Listen […]

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David Allen on 5 Reasons for a Meeting

Date: Friday, July 15, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

David Allen on 5 Reasons for a Meeting

Ever find yourself wondering why you’re in a meeting or what the meeting is trying to accomplish? Here is a classic article from David Allen on 5 Reasons for a Meeting. Enjoy! There are five reasons to have a meeting. Each may be a perfectly fine reason. Make sure everyone at your meeting knows and […]

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Take a GTD Challenge Around Your “Stuff”

Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Take a GTD Challenge Around Your “Stuff”

Things do not get rid of themselves. There seems to be a universal law of physics that goes like this: things that exist want to keep existing, even if there’s no good reason. And I think they have strange, secret, invisible agents that lurk in our psyche, planting little numbing seeds like “it’s there, so there […]

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Episode #18 – Sharing GTD with Kids & Teens

Date: Friday, June 24, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Episode #18 – Sharing GTD with Kids & Teens

Coaches Meg Edwards and Mike Williams share strategies, techniques, and insights for engaging kids and teens in GTD. They’ll weave in personal stories from their own experience as parents, and give practical exercises for bringing the power of GTD to young people in your life.   Listen Now   Subscribe or Download iTunes Stitcher Lisbyn […]

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The 5 Stages of GTD®

Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Where are you in the 5 I’s? David Allen explains the 5 stages you can expect with GTD: If you’re not at “Integration” yet, here are some ideas to continue on the Path of GTD Mastery: Read (or reread!) the Getting Things Done book. David Allen has often said it is “the” manual for learning this […]

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The GTD Workflow Map

Date: Sunday, June 19, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

The GTD Workflow Map

The GTD® Workflow Map is now available as a PDF download. This Map is a beautiful visual learning tool for understanding how David Allen’s models for control & perspective come together. We also offer the Map as a printed poster.    

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Who are the biggest procrastinators?

Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Who are the biggest procrastinators?

The biggest procrastinators are usually the most sophisticated, sensitive, creative, and intelligent people. Nailed you, did I? Well, I assume you’re in the sophisticated, creative, and intelligent category. That probably means you have large numbers of things stuck in your mind, in your briefcase, and on your desk about which things are not moving forward quite […]

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