How things get done

Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

How things get done

It’s all connected. You can’t really define the right action until you know the outcome you’re after, and your outcome is disconnected from reality if you’re not clear about what you need to do physically to make it happen. You can get at it from either direction, and you must, to get things done. –David […]

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The Power of Imagery

Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

The Power of Imagery

Imagery is powerful. Consciously exercising the direction of your imagery is a hallmark of mastery—in sports, business, or frankly any aspect of your life. Mental pictures, combined with rich emotional texture, have proven to be highly effective tools for enhancing perception and performance, whether on the track, in the boardroom, in relationships, or simply your […]

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Episode #39: GTD® and Holacracy®

Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Episode #39: GTD® and Holacracy®

In this podcast we hear a wide-ranging conversation between David Allen and the founder of HolacracyOne, Brian Robertson. Just as GTD is a systematic approach to maintaining perspective and control in your life, Holacracy is a systematic approach for running an organization. You’ll hear a lot of interesting similarities between the two models, as well […]

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GTD Stories: Enyo

Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

GTD Stories: Enyo

Your name: Betty Enyonam Kumahor, but most people just call me Enyo. What do you do for work? I find this question harder and harder to answer! My background is in management and technology consulting. I started my own consulting firm about 2 years ago and we have about 25 people in 3 countries doing […]

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Priorities and GTD

Date: Friday, March 02, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Priorities and GTD

A GTD Connect member asked: I have at least 100 projects, from LARGE to little. Now you break down those projects to single actions which at least triples your actions. So I might have about 300 single actions to be done. Wouldn’t the first thing to do be according to priority? The LARGEST and Loudest? […]

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Where to find GTD training

Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Where to find GTD training

GTD public courses and coaching services are offered in more countries than ever before, through our extensive network of Global Partners. Here’s the dashboard to find GTD training near you: https://gettingthingsdone.com/global-partners      

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Behind the scenes with David Allen

Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Behind the scenes with David Allen

David Allen welcomed Blinkist into his apartment in Amsterdam for a casual conversation about GTD, writing the book, and his love for clear space.

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Why I do GTD

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Why I do GTD

In response to last month’s David Allen article, Turning Inside Out, GTD fan and musician Don Richmond shared: This underlying philosophy, or reason for the existence of GTD, is what turned me on to it in the first place. I don’t really need to do more things—I do too much already. But I do need […]

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Are You Capturing Your Good Ideas?

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Are You Capturing Your Good Ideas?

How many thoughts and ideas do you have daily which represent useful things to do or potentially enhance or improve projects, situations, and life in general? How many have you had and forgotten, and forgotten that you’ve forgotten? “I ought to call Susan and ask her about where she stayed in Hawaii…” “I need to […]

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GTD and Information Overload

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

GTD and Information Overload

People complain about “information overload.” But, in truth, the most information-rich environment is the most relaxing–nature. We are actually more relaxed and stimulated by a plethora of input and multiple horizons, and nature provides that in spades. If you really wanted to go nuts, just put yourself in a room with no input (sensory deprivation.) […]

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EPISODE #38 – The Power of Outcome Thinking

Date: Friday, February 09, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

EPISODE #38 – The Power of Outcome Thinking

David Allen explores the power of outcome thinking in front of a live audience. This talk will reveal just how much the thoughts we hold in our head have the potential to affect the types and qualities of action we take. From athletic performance to prepping for that next big meeting, what we think about […]

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What is GTD®?

Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018 by GTD Times Staff

Someone recently asked David Allen to share the underlying principle to Getting Things Done® (GTD®). He said: There are several, but the main ones are: 1. CLEAR YOUR HEAD – Your head is for having ideas, not for holding them. In other words, build and maintain an “external brain” to hold all your significant reminders […]

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