New to GTD or a veteran, you can be more productive by harnessing the power of checklists. David Allen’s Getting Things Done has terrific how-to information on checklists in Chapter 7, Organizing: Setting Up the Right Buckets. You’ll find David’s suggestions for creative ways that you can make checklists that improve your productivity.
For another perspective on the value of checklists, have a look at this video of Dr. Atul Gawande, author of The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. At 14:00 minutes in, he explains how checklists make experts better at what they do.