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Picture Great Things With Evernote’s New iOS Camera Functionality

We learn a lot about what features work well and how people use them when we build products like Skitch and Evernote Scannable.The successes of our …


25+ apps to make your everyday life easier

At our small, fast-moving nonprofit company, everyone does a couple of jobs — and productivity apps help us manage roles that shift between coding, …


Evernote’s New Free App Takes the Ugh Out of Scanning

Ugh. They sit in stacks in my desk drawer. I know they’re there, but I refuse to acknowledge them until I absolutely can’t ignore them anymore, like an ex who shows up at a party.

I’m talking about the piles of expense receipts and snarls of business cards that trail me throughout my professional …


Use Note Links to Connect Essential Content in Evernote

What will you accomplish in 2015? Throughout January, we’re sharing our favorite #EvernoteTips, shortcuts, and tricks perfect for powering


6 inspiring mantras to help you master work-life balance

As CEO of eight different companies, it’s become a conscious decision for me to maintain a positive work-life balance. Over the last 20 years of entrepreneurship, I’ve learned that the key to maintaining this balance is managing my time efficiently; to help myself and my fellow entrepreneurs …

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Google's Eric Schmidt has these 9 rules for emailing

In a new book out this week chock full of Google-flavored business wisdom, How Google Works, Google executive chairman and former CEO Eric Schmidt and former Senior Vice President of Products Jonathan Rosenberg share nine insightful rules for emailing (or gmailing!) like a professional.

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The beginning of the end for email

Email isn’t going to die in 2015, or anytime in the foreseeable future, but this could be the year that alternatives finally start to gain traction.

Along with global warming, the Ebola virus, and gridlock politics, this year, for me at least, something far less life- and society-threatening also …


Using Evernote (the right way)

I believe that the best insights are made possible when they’re built from the best knowledge available. Discovering that information gets easier and …


4 Apps For Managing the Absolute Chaos That Is Your Email Inbox

The best new apps for sorting and managing your email

Email is no longer just about communicating with friends or colleagues. These days, our inboxes are also the repository for office tasks, travel plans, social network notifications, shopping offers, and login info for dozens of other services. …


Nexus 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus: Up close

The Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are two of our three favorite phablets of 2014 (along with the Galaxy Note 4). We have both in house right now, so why …


Prime-Time Psychology And Persuasion

Persuasion psychology and behavior modification aren’t new fields. Robert Cialdini wrote the first definitive book on the topic more than 30 years ago, and Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion continues as a best-selling business book even today.

More recently, Dan Ariely’s Predictably Irrational

10 of the Best Mac Apps

Outfit your Mac with the very best in apps and resources. From entertainment and play to serious work and organization, here are the best Mac apps …


5 Gmail Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

Chances are that you’ve already found a few useful shortcuts inside of Gmail. Google is famous for its use of keyboard shortcuts and hidden tricks, …


With Presentations, Chat, And More, Evernote Wants To Go Way, Way Beyond Note-Taking

At its annual conference, the company unveiled an array of new features designed to make its service "the workspace for your life's work."

Evernote has been around for almost exactly a decade. (Here's proof: a story I wrote when the very first version launched.) But it's been a long time since the …


10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Happy


Try one. Try them all. They work. Science says so.

It's easy to think of happiness as a result, but happiness is also a driver.

One example: While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal productivity (whether a one-day burst, or a lifetime, or things you should not do every …


10 Tricks to Make Yourself an Evernote Master

Evernoteis well established as the go-to app for organizing just about everything in your life. Whether it's notes for a novel or bookmarks from the …


10 Gmail Plugins That Improve Email Productivity

If you're using Gmail and overwhelmed by emails (who isn't?) you'll want to download these immediately.

Gmail is one of the most popular email services with more than 500 million users, so chances are pretty good that you’re one of them. But are you making the most of your email account? Many of us …


9 Hacks For Using Your Phone Abroad Without Racking Up A Giant Phone Bill

Smartphones have revolutionized the way we travel. From staying in touch with folks back home to apps of all sorts, our phones play a big role in 21st-century travel... but they also can be really expensive.

But they don't have to be. These nine hacks will save you money and improve your mobile …


Designed for Efficiency: the Updated Web Clipper for Chrome

Millions of users love using the Web Clipper for Chrome to collect the web because it’s incredibly fast and simple. Today’s updates to the Web …


The Return Of The Desktop Productivity App

Sunrise. Evernote. Feedly. Wunderlist. Mailbox.*

Those apps are all an integral part of my personal productivity suite, the tools that I use on a day-to-day basis. Without a desktop version, those mobile clients are useful but not transformative. But with multi-device access, they have become …


How to Be Productive The Mindmap of 35 Habits of the Uber-Productive.


This Graphic Explains All the Health Hazards of Sitting for Too Long

By now, you already know that prolonged sittingis bad for your body. But what exactly goes on when you sit for hours every day? This graphic from the …

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Presentation Mode in Evernote

Going Paperless Quick Tip: Clipping Email with the Evernote Web Clipper

I was recently asked if there was a way to automatically eliminate the header information you get in a note when you forward an email message to your …


6 Subtle Things Highly Productive People Do Every Day

Ever feel like you’re just not getting enough done?

Know how many days a week you’re actually productive?

About three:

People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive).

We could all be …


Manage Life’s Details With Checklists in Evernote

Checklists are a great way to manage all of life’s action items and to-dos. Whether you are dealing with personal pursuits or work objectives, it’s …


How I Organize Evernote: A Peek Inside My Personal System

I often refer to Evernote as my digital brain. It has replaced my physical filing cabinet, allowing me to go completely digital. It is where I store …


How to Keep Track of Business Expenses

Posted by Joshua Zerkel on 07 Apr 2014

Whether you’re traveling around the world for business trips or simply taking a local client out to lunch, …


Going Paperless: Creating and Sharing Household Instructions Using Evernote

Ican remember back when television remote controls were these big brown boxes push buttons that popped down, and brown wires that wound their way …