5 Hidden Evernote Features That Will Improve Your Notes and Note-Taking. Evernote is a feature-rich collaboration and document organization tool used by over 150 million people.
It excels at organizing large amount of notes, articles, and files of all types, allowing you to access them from multiple devices and share with team members. However, few understand how truly deep and feature-rich Evernote can be. With a proper setup and integrations with Evernote, you can make Evernote your one-stop-shop for productivity and task management. In this guide, we will highlight five “hidden features” of Evernote that you might not be aware of, which you can plug directly into your workflow and get more stuff done, every day.
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I once liked you. Now you are a stream of ‘pass the buck’ communication, inappropriate ‘CC’s and straight up time wasting. In fact, email is the one thing I would give away in a heartbeat. The Big List of 111+ Keyboard Shortcuts For The Most-Used Online Tools. The # signs in the above shortcuts represent different hotkeys that perform certain.
For instance, if you were using Internet Explorer on the PC, you could jump to the Facebook home page by pressing Alt + 2, then Enter. In addition, there are a few regular shortcuts that can make browsing Facebook even faster. Yes, I still use Evernote. Because it’s still the best way to get s**t done. I have used Evernote for close to 10 years now.
In that time, it has helped me accomplish almost every single thing that I am proud of having done. When I got a record deal, signing with Soulmate/EMI, it was using music that I had composed and structured in Evernote, and a marketing campaign that I had planned in Evernote. When I studied PR, Philosophy, Marketing & eventually my Masters in Communications, I did it with Evernote. 6 New Free Gmail Extensions for Chrome You Need to Install. As good as Inbox by Gmail is, there are still many who use good old Gmail.
And developers make more extensions for them. If you use the mighty combination of Google Chrome and Gmail, there are some new add-ons you need to check out. 10 Super Efficient Ways Inbox by Gmail Saves You Time 10 Super Efficient Ways Inbox by Gmail Saves You Time Inbox by Gmail is Google's most recent approach to email organization and management. It can give you a simpler email workflow. Find out if Inbox by Gmail can be the better choice for you. Read More All the extensions are about being more productive in your inbox. 1. How to Manage Your Time and Learn New Things Every Day.
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Podcasts make us feel smart. Culture dictates whoever listens to the most podcasts is the smartest. Top 10 Free Alternatives to Expensive Software. Evernote Ideas. Working From Home? 5 Things You Should Know to Stay Productive. Some like to think that working from the comfort of your own home is a dream.
Sometimes, I wouldn’t want to be working anywhere else, other times I really need to change things up. There are certain things about working from home that can decrease productivity, increase frustration, and create distraction if you’re not careful and proactive when working this way. 1. You are what you wear… and so is your work It is so easy to wake up, stay in your pyjamas, maybe even skip washing your face or brushing your teeth, and just sit down infront of your computer.
But I can tell you this: THIS IS BRUTAL FOR YOUR PRODUCTIVITY. What happened to me when I first started is I would wake up, stay in my pyjamas, and before you know it, it’s 4PM and I’m stil in my pyjamas. Top 10 Tips and Tools for Managing Too Many Browser Tabs. How many tabs do you have open in your browser right now?
If you said under ten or so, kudos–you probably don't have a tab problem. Others, though, including myself, often have dozens of tabs overflowing in our browsers when we're doing online research or working with multiple web apps. It quickly gets out of control. Tabs, tabs, and more tabs. 40 Productivity Tips by High-Achievers [Infographic] This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Hack Still Works Like A Charm – Medium. During his 15 minutes with each executive, Lee explained his simple method for achieving peak productivity: At the end of each workday, write down the six most important things you need to accomplish tomorrow.
Do not write down more than six tasks.Prioritize those six items in order of their true importance.When you arrive tomorrow, concentrate only on the first task. Work until the first task is finished before moving on to the second task.Approach the rest of your list in the same fashion. At the end of the day, move any unfinished items to a new list of six tasks for the following day.Repeat this process every working day. The strategy sounded simple, but Schwab and his executive team at Bethlehem Steel gave it a try. A $25,000 check written in 1918 is the equivalent of a $400,000 check in 2015. Evernote Blog (SEA) Each year at high school graduation time, as another freshly-minted generation of teenagers begins adulting, I always reflect on two memories that have stayed with me from my graduation: The cringe-worthy pictures of the overly-gelled hair that I sported for much too long.
Thanks, Julie Greenspoon for still going to Freshman Homecoming with me! The moment when the principal announced that I would be attending Harvard and my precalculus teacher said: “I just didn’t think you were that smart.” The implication that I had risen past the point of my own incompetence before even getting to college might have insulted some people, but not me. I pride myself on being an overachiever. The Plan: Get Better Grades, Remember Less Stuff. How to Use Evernote with Google Calendar for Maximum Benefits. Having a digital calendar is practically a necessity when dealing with modern life. Whether you use it as a makeshift to-do list, or whether you collaborate on large projects with multiple people via a shared calendar, Google Calendar can fulfill most of your timekeeping needs on its own. Reminders Make Google Calendar an Incredible To-Do List Reminders Make Google Calendar an Incredible To-Do List Do you maintain a to-do list and a separate calendar?
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More and more in our cloud-centric, mobile world, the secret to productivity lies in linking great services together. Every day, Evernote customers create millions of notes that contain links pasted from Google Drive, and they asked for a better way to connect the ideas they keep in Evernote with actions they take in Google Drive. Today, we’re proud to announce that Evernote and Google Drive now work better together, making it easier than ever to capture, organize, and collaborate on whatever is on your mind. Google Drive and Evernote: A natural pairing More than half of all Evernote users also have a Google Account. Now, everyone using Google Drive can access their Drive files in Evernote. Digital reading and studying – teachers are students too… – Informative Flights. Last night I saw a flurry of posts on one of my Facebook groups – the one with teachers who are students, often back to school after a gap of years or even decades.
That was me 30 months ago. Yes I had spent two years studying Chinese at HKU more recently, but that was a more hands / ears / body on task physical exercise than the more recent CSU experience of first doing my MIS and now my M Ed (KNDI). I promised if I had time after my assignment for today, I’d post a little about how I manage using a combination of paper, coloured pens and Evernote to keep on top of my reading and modules. I’ve written briefly about using tools to organise one’s studying, an article in Incite which unfortunately wasted too much space on a picture of me in lieu of what I wanted, which was screen shots of how to do stuff.
How to Harness Digital Tools to Focus on Your Goals and Work Smarter — The Way We Work. How to Harness Digital Tools to Focus on Your Goals and Work Smarter Technology moves at the speed of light. Harness it to help empower your success in the workplace. From email to LinkedIn, the social web offers a powerful set of tools that can help you achieve your professional goals. Earlier this week, we spoke with Alexandra Samuel about what it means to work smarter today. Alexandra is a technology writer, speaker, and researcher. She also writes about technology for publications like the Wall Street Journal and the Harvard Business Review, and authors data-driven reports like Vision Critical’s “What Social Media Analytics Can’t Tell You About Your Customers.” You can visit her blog and follow her on Twitter and just about every other social network. 8 Productive Ways To Use The Time You’re Normally Wasting On Waiting — Life Learning.
11 Apps to Help You Find Your Focus. Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy. Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here. The Best Productivity Tool Is The One You Actually Use. Oh, the promises of the productivity industry: “Use this one system…”, “With our simple app…”, “This crazy trick…”. Or believe you’ll be able to sit down at your computer, know exactly what work you need to do, and, most amazingly of all, just do it. 20 Evernote Search Features You Should Be Using. 25 Chrome Extensions to Make You More Productive.
We hear so much about productivity. Evernote vs. OneNote: Which Note-Taking App Is Right for You? Advertisement Digital note-taking is the way of the future. Evernote and the Brain: Designing Creativity Workflows. How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back) — Life Learning. I used to work a lot — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week… This Simple Process Will Make You Insanely Productive On Any Browser. When it comes to the tools we use to be well-organized and increase our productivity, those that are available across most platforms are definitely the most attractive.
Applications that we can access via the Web, as a browser extension, as an iOS and Android app, and as desktop app for Windows and Mac mean that no matter where we are; we can use our favorite tools. However, these can sometimes be hard to find, especially those that work well together. How Amy Stewart Brought History to Life With Evernote — Inspired to Write. 10 Simple Habits That Make Afternoons as Productive as Mornings — Life Learning. 6 Productivity Apps for the Modern Workspace. 131 Actionable Ideas from Ten Books I Wish I Had Read Ages Ago — Life Learning. 24 Life Changing Productivity Tools — Personal Growth. The Stupid Fast System. 10 Unique Uses of Trello Other Than Project Management.
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