Organization & Productivity
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If you are reading this post it means that after countless misfires, I finally kept my attention focused long enough to finish it.
I’ve been on a train to New York City for about 20 minutes and it just occurred to me that I haven’t checked Twitter today.
I have a new rule that I'm making for myself and holding others to: If you haven't worked on something in the past two weeks, you're not allowed to talk about it. I'm guilty.
We often procrastinate because there is this one hidden thing holding us back. It is this one thing that makes you procrastinate and most people are not even aware what this is, but if you eliminate it you can say goodbye to procrastination forever.
Here is something a lot of people struggle with: given a vague idea or project, how do you move towards shaping something concrete out of it?
Remember when you used to have a period at the beginning of every day to think about your schedule, catch up with friends, maybe knock out a few tasks? It was called home room, and it went away after high school.
by Peter Bregman | 11:00 AM May 27, 2009
We all want to get stuff done, whether it’s the work we have to do so we can get on with what we want to do, or indeed, the projects we feel are our purpose in life. To that end, here’s a collection of 50 hacks, tips, tricks, and mnemonic devices I’ve collected that can help you work better.
My Favorite! I love making lists.
There's a core set of habits and techniques that filter and color a lot of what we write about at Lifehacker, but we rarely step back to explain them for newcomers.
Looking for a personal productivity system that doesn't suffer the rigidity and unwieldiness that have thwarted your best efforts to adopt other systems? Autofocus offers simplified task management and emphasizes getting stuff done instead of getting stuff filed, organized, and tagged.
Argh, to do lists. Is it possible that they can actually be fun?
Outsourcing is a term borrowed from the corporate world, that refers to taking a function of a business and having it provisioned by an external company, often overseas.
Do you have a dream project sitting in the back of your mind, like a mountain you're not sure you can climb?
After a long, hard day at work, the last thing many of us want to do is go home, buckle down, and go to work on something else.
Ideas About Productivity in General