Charlotte Vera

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The Curse Of The Eternally Urgent

Ignoring secondarily important actions and projects because you are too busy and concerned with urgent things fosters continual crisis management. It never self-corrects; it self-perpetuates. Where do fires and crises come from? Usually from not-so-urgent things that people ignore because they are …

This Is How Evernote's Phil Libin Thinks You Should Work

At Evernote's annual conference, the founder explained why the business world needs to move away from documents, folders, and slide decks, for the sake of productivity.<p>If you're a long-time Evernote user, you probably recall when the company's tagline was "remember everything." Today, as the …

Productivity

The single best thing you can do for yourself and your company

I left town for a week. I didn’t just go to another city. I went to one of the most remote areas of the Southwest. I went where there’s no internet, …

Productivity

How to Avoid Stress: The Proven Strategy

Like it or not, stress is a potential problem for all of us. Stress can reduce your quality of life. It can also reduce the quality of your …

GTD and Behaviour Change - Next Action Associates

<b>Fourteen years in to my GTD practice, I am still making new discoveries. Last week I attended our new second day public seminar. One of the points we</b> …

A System For Email Productivity

How to regularly get to “inbox zero”…<p>All of your emails can fit into one of the following 7 categories…<p><b>No need to reply, and not important to read.</b> …

The Physics of Productivity: Newton's Laws of Getting Stuff Done Will Help You Boost Your Productivity

In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, The Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which described his three …

Book Review: Getting Things Done – David Allen

The Author, with his copy of Getting Things Done.<p>It is rare that I read or hear something that truly changes the way I think and approach my life, …

The 'Work-Life Balance' Misnomer: Is Work-Life 'Integration' the New Norm?

The Monday-through-Friday, nine-to-five is a pipe dream.<p>For employees in "traditional" jobs — office jobs with set, weekday hours — today's status …

Is it Zen, or just the art of getting things done?

The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to reach …

Productivity

Productive Living

Hi Folks,<p>Is it possible to still be productive when you feel like you are drowning in a culture of interruptions? You bet. But, the strategies won't …

Time Management