Posts Tagged ‘Making it All Work’

Marching orders, or at least a wise recommendation
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Marching orders, or at least a wise recommendation

Have fun in your command. Don’t always run at a breakneck pace. Take leave when you’ve earned it, spend time with your families.

2 ingredients for making it all work
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2 ingredients for making it all work

Where do you stand, today, on the matrix of self-management? In less than two minutes, GTD-Q will give you a visual representation of where you fit in terms of the two critical elements of self management—control and perspective.

Which is more stressful: email or no email?
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Which is more stressful: email or no email?

With the GTD approach to getting email under control, you can stay connected, or take a vacation away from email, and trust that your decision is healthy.

Get clear, get current, get creative
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Get clear, get current, get creative

Get clear, get current, get creative. Sound good to you? That’s what you get from a weekly review, which David Allen calls “the critical success factor” in GTD.

Q&A with David Allen: Staying on track amid distractions
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Q&A with David Allen: Staying on track amid distractions

Technology should enhance productivity, making it easier to get things done so you have more leisure time. But have tools that are designed to help really just added to our workload, distraction, and stress?

Is Your Smartphone Making You Less Productive?
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Is Your Smartphone Making You Less Productive?

We’re jeopardizing long-term productivity by eliminating predictable time off that ensures balance in our lives.

Moms more productive with Facebook
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Moms more productive with Facebook

If you’re looking for practical time management training, watch a busy mom for a day.

Working on job one
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Working on job one

There are very few times and places we really have the appropriate energy level, tools, and uninterrupted time frames towork on some of our “most important” work.

Do you feel more productive now than you did several years ago?
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Do you feel more productive now than you did several years ago?

When Office Technology Overwhelms, Get Organized

Email Overload and Cabin Porn
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Email Overload and Cabin Porn

GTD’s systematic approach relieves the stress, and makes the busy-ness of our modern lives sustainable.