Posts Tagged ‘Mastering Workflow’

Best Practices of Processing
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Best Practices of Processing

In this 30-minute podcast, David and his team talk about the critical “thinking” stage of GTD.  They share practical tips, personal examples and suggestions for the processing stage of mastering your workflow.  Listen now. If you missed the previous episode in our GTD best practices series on Collect, you can catch it here.

The Strategic Value of Personal Productivity
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The Strategic Value of Personal Productivity

David Allen is doing a webinar event next Wednesday, July 8th, hosted by Unbound Ideas. In this 90-minute interactive webinar, David Allen will describe the strategies, tools and specific behaviors that dramatically upgrade individual and organizational productivity. In particular, he will focus on: The 5 stages of control and the 6 horizons of focus necessary […]

Learn GTD in Denver
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Learn GTD in Denver

Rachelle, director of public events for the David Allen Company, asked us to pass this along to the GTD Times readers: The GTD: Mastering Workflow seminar is coming to Denver, Colorado on Thursday, May 28th. As a special offer for GTD Times readers, take 10% off the registration fee with the code Rocky10. Whether you […]

Better workflow with better deskflow
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Better workflow with better deskflow

GTD’er Grant recently wrote to David Allen to share his “Drag Reduction Project” for improving his GTD workflow. I realized my physical work area did not support my GTD systematic approach. I cleared my desk and used my label maker to visually make areas of the desk to support how I work.  So far this […]

Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: John and Chris, Getting Things Done
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Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: John and Chris, Getting Things Done

These guys, lurking at the back of the room aren’t playing video games, at least I hope not. They are two of the newest team members at The David Allen Company, John Ward and Chris McIntyre. Both seasoned presenters, they are here to audit Kelly class and sharpen their GTD presentation skills. We enjoyed a […]

Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: Are there any b…y actions on your current lists?
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Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: Are there any b…y actions on your current lists?

Kelly just gave an interesting illustration of thinking about projects from a…z. Here’s how this works: Z represents the successful outcome – what your project will look like when done. A represents the next single physical action to take to move forward. b…y represents any additional action steps (but not the next action) along the […]

Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: What supports/gets in the way of your productivity?
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Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: What supports/gets in the way of your productivity?

TIME 9:37 AM Kelly started the discussion with a great question: On a 1-10 scale, how would you rate your productivity over the last two weeks?1= I should have stayed in bed. 10=Master of Control & Perspective What supports you/gets in the way of you being at 10 more often? Great question. Some surprising answers. […]

Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: GTD Mastering Workflow with Kelly Forrister
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Live Blogging the Mastering Workflow Seminar: GTD Mastering Workflow with Kelly Forrister

TIME: 8:45 AM I’m in Newport Beach today, attending the GTD Mastering Workflow Seminar. Although I’ve been to about a dozen GTD and MAP* seminars over the past 15 years, I continue to learn something new each and every time I attend. Kelly Forrister is our presenter today, so I’m certain it will be a […]