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Getting Things Done (GTD) ToDo List for Lotus Notes. Remember The Milk. The Snowflake Method for Writing a Novel. Writing a novel is easy.

The Snowflake Method for Writing a Novel

Writing a good novel is hard. That’s just life. If it were easy, we’d all be writing best-selling, prize-winning fiction. Frankly, there are a thousand different people out there who can tell you how to write a novel. IVR Phone S... - Approved* //gtmcKnight.com: Backpack Hacks. Ah yes, 37signal's Backpack is an amazing, simple tool for even those who don't know html.

//gtmcKnight.com: Backpack Hacks

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J Wynia. It’s been a while.

J Wynia

OK, that’s a whopper of an understatement. There’s the usual suspects that play a part: little stuff being posted on Twitter and other interests like brewing, Irish song and mandolin, etc. One could even just wave a hand and chalk it up to “being busy”. But, “being busy” has really had a very specific meaning for me for the last 18 months or so.

I’ve been building a software framework/product/platform called “Pliers”. Since about 2007, I’ve been working with/subcontracting for the guys at JDB Associates, in particular, Dave (the “D”) for nearly all of my projects. Those commonalities combined with several long-lasting frustrations we shared. This means that you actually get punished for getting better or more efficient at what you do. Next Action. My Life Organized. Genius. Norrishipster.pdf (application/pdf Object) F u t u r e M e . o r g. Blog Archive » Six Ways on Getting More Done each day. Once people got organized and they can handle tasks well, usually they want more out of their time.

Blog Archive » Six Ways on Getting More Done each day

They want to accomplish more things. When I present an introduction on time management in the organization I am working for, I got these questions a lot from people: “How can I really can more done?”. In my opinion, there are six tips that I had to assist you on getting more done: 1. Focus high importance tasks first This is the number one thing you want to do if you want to accomplish more. 2. It means that you are using some smarter ways to complete the task. Thinking Faster.

There's an interesting cross-current between social media and the new connectivity and networks social media create, and innovation.

Thinking Faster

It's fairly obvious when you stop to think about it - good ideas spring from the interaction of different perspectives or point of view, and the more interconnected we become via social media, the more opportunities exist for innovation. It was with this frame of reference that I agreed to review Empowered, by Josh Bernoff and Ted Schadler. To-Done. Best Tool For the Job. I just re-read The Irresistible Offer by Mark Joyner, this time taking notes.

Best Tool For the Job

It’s one of the most practical books on marketing I’ve come across. Highly recommended. The basic (simple) idea: quid pro quo – Make an Offer – You give me X, I’ll give you Y. Create PDF for free, Save PDF Forms, Edit PDF easily;. Have specific and advanced needs above and beyond that of other users?

Create PDF for free, Save PDF Forms, Edit PDF easily;.

Integrate PDF creation ability into any application, solution, service or terminal server (e.g. Citrix) environment and more. Organizing, Organize, Clutter, Organising, Get Organized. Doiop.com. Grid Paper PDFs. Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs Downloadable and very printable, I find these PDFs extremely useful.

Grid Paper PDFs

Tip number one! Getting Things Done Zone on OfficeZealot.com. A blog about life and working in the web design and development. The Improvement Encyclopedia. Tools Index - Alphabetic order. Gmail Tips - The Complete Collection. My Ta-da Lists. Brett's Work-Smart / GTD ToDo List. Open Loops. Wired Science presents an article on research by psychologists Daniele Marzoli and Luca Tommasi of the University G. d’Annunzio in Italy.

Open Loops

In this study, done in dance clubs in Italy (Who says research can't be fun?) , 172 subjects were approached by a researcher and asked for a cigarette. Out of the 88 people who were asked in their left ear, only 17 gave her a cigarette. Of the 88 people who were asked the same request in their right ear, 34 granted the request. In addition, researchers observed even more people interacting, noted similar requests, and observed the success or failure of the request. When hypothesizing why the right ear yielded substantially more positive results it was noted, "What’s surprising about the study is that ear choice had such a decided impact on the behavior of participants in a natural, or as the researchers put it, ecological, setting. --via Wired Science: Requests to the Right Ear Are More Successful Than Those to the Left.

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