Keep everything in your head or out of your head

Date: Sunday, January 31, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Keep everything in your head or out of your head

“Keep everything in your head or out of your head. In-between, you won’t trust either one.” –David Allen

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Handling the “not so important” things

Date: Saturday, January 16, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Handling the “not so important” things

                               

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Ways to use the Two-Minute Rule

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

Ways to use the Two-Minute Rule

So many people tell stories about how the Two-Minute Rule from GTD® has transformed their productivity. Here’s a fun way a music teacher is using it with his students. Read article            

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Good Riddance!

Date: Friday, January 08, 2016 by GTD Times Staff

David’s essay in this month in our Productive Living newsletter is about letting go and creating space.   It’s time to purge. The start of a new year is a great metaphorical event to use to enhance a critical aspect of your constructive creativity—get rid of everything that you can! Your psyche has a certain quota […]

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Email Best Practices for Teams

Date: Friday, December 18, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

Email Best Practices for Teams

A client asked me for our best practices around email communications, to share with their globally dispersed teams. They had learned the keys to getting to inbox zero, but their productivity was stymied by the sheer volume of unproductive emails being sent around the company. These tips were born out of the shared practices we use here at […]

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Podcast #10 – Improving an Organization with GTD

Date: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

Podcast #10 – Improving an Organization with GTD

In this podcast interview, you’ll hear Bob Hendriksen talking with Mike Williams. Bob is a plant manager for Steelcase, and a complete GTD enthusiast. He has a keen interest in improving systems, with an emphasis on ‘lean’ production. He discusses how lean improves flow to reduce waste, and points out that GTD is all about improving the mental flow. You’ll also hear how Bob applies GTD in his work and life.

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When you start to make things happen…

Date: Tuesday, December 01, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

When you start to make things happen…

When you start to make things happen, you begin to believe that you can make things happen. And that makes things happen. –David Allen                                  

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The Power of the Weekly Review

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

The Power of the Weekly Review

The Weekly Review has meant so much to me. It is the difference between having my life in my own hands or not. I realized that the work I was doing didn’t make me happy. I made a project of it and I made the commitment to myself that I would make one step every week, […]

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David Allen on the Dr. Oz Show

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

David Allen on the Dr. Oz Show

David was on the Dr. Oz show talking about GTD.                     Watch this 3 1/2 minute clip to see him answering audience questions about GTD, such as: “At the end of the day, and the things that I wasn’t able to get to, how do I not feel […]

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Are you appropriately engaged?

Date: Sunday, November 01, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

Are you appropriately engaged?

                             

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Getting coached by David Allen

Date: Thursday, October 22, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

Getting coached by David Allen

Here’s a rare glimpse inside David Allen coaching Dutch TV host Linda Geerdink on the Getting Things Done methodology. He addresses some of the common challenges people have with GTD, and shares his wisdom on making it work. 15 minutes. To learn more about our GTD Coaching Services, click here. Please note that the animations shown […]

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Podcast #9 – GTD and Technology

Date: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 by GTD Times Staff

Podcast #9 – GTD and Technology

What role does technology play in productivity? Since GTD is software-neutral, can technology help us be more productive? Join us for a conversation with Ken Case, CEO of the company that makes the popular OmniFocus software.

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