Get Organized with Evernote

By Raul Mesquita De Freitas | Tricks, use examples and a few extras

Little-Known LinkedIn Features That Deliver Big Rewards

LinkedIn is replete with valuable features; it’s hard to know which ones will give the biggest boost to your personal brand. What’s more, LinkedIn is adding, enhancing, and refining features all the time – making it even harder to keep your profile up-to-date while creating the most impact. In …

LinkedIn

8 Tips to Master a More Paperless Life With Evernote

When the first Earth Day was proposed at the suggestion of Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, paper was the primary means of communication and …

Productivity

4 Tips to Get the Most Out of Evernote

Evernote has grown from a simple note-taking application to a reliable tool that connects with many other productivity apps. It almost becomes hard …

Evernote

The Magic of 30-Minute Meetings

Five years ago, after becoming frustrated with my fruitless tendency to juggle multiple activities at once, I tried an experiment: for one week, I …

Let Alexa transform Pebble Core into the Combadge of your dreams

Pebble's really hyped on Pebble Core. A little Android-based widget with GPS, 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and a headphone jack sounds like the IoT dream device. But without software it's just an expensive iPod shuffle. So now Pebble has announced Alexa integration which sounds, frankly, amazing.<p>Alexa's …

Amazon

5 Tips To Turn Evernote Into The Perfect Recipe Book

Evernote is one of my favorite note-taking tools. It’s platform-agnostic and has plug-ins for nearly every major browser. I use it to jot down story ideas, snap pictures of important receipts, and curate the best on-the-fly recipe book ever.<p>Evernote did have a standalone recipe book a while back …

Recipes

How to Use Evernote as a Bullet Journal

There is no shortage of calendar and to-do apps out there. All of them are competing for your attention on every platform imaginable. More likely …

Evernote

It's 8:33 A.M.: Do You Know Where Your Productivity Is?

It’s 8:33 a.m. and daylight is peeking through the windows. So far this morning I wrote for three hours, read for half an hour, and exercised a bit: …

Productivity

Google Drive saves individual Slides, Docs or Sheets offline

The update gives you more control over which files are saved on your computer.<p>Google introduced offline access to Sheets, Docs and Slides for Drive back in 2013, but once you select the option, it stores a large chunk of files on your device. Starting today, however, an update to Drive lets you …

Google Drive

WATCH: Disabling iPhone animations can actually speed up your device

Just one little tweak makes your iPhone feel brand-new again!<p>Compared to desktop computers, iPhones run very lean and very mean, but that's not to …

Apple News

Receipts Digitally Organized

Whether it’s for tracking expenses, deductions or for that shirt your husband wants to return, knowing where your receipts are will save you time and …

How to Win 2016 with Calendars, Checklists, and Note Links

You’re already using Evernote on every device (if not, you should be) and it’s a tool that is flexible and incredibly powerful to structure all your …

Productivity

Maximize Productivity with Evernote, Trello, and Google Calendar

I feel that the quest to be productive will last my whole lifetime. Every time I think that I have it figured out and put a system in place, the …

Google Calendar

You can now share PowerPoint slides as photos and videos

Microsoft has released Social Share, a free plug-in for PowerPoint that lets you share your slides to Facebook and Twitter as images or video.<p>The tool lets you share individual slides as images and your entire presentation as a photo album.<p>If you like, you can package your entire deck as a video. …

Microsoft PowerPoint

10 Painless Ways to Free Up Major Chunks of Time

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How to Meet Less, Brainstorm More

Meetings are one of the biggest time-sucks of the workday. As author and paperless productivity wizard, Jamie Todd Rubin notes, “meetings are where …

Brainstorming

Better Brainstorms with Scannable’s Newest Update

The ’60s were a big decade for productivity. The years between 1961 and 1968 alone brought us the electronic spreadsheet, computer mouse, handheld …

Whiteboards

10 things I learned about productivity watching 70 hours of TED talks last week

<b>Estimated Reading Time</b>: 10 minutes, 22s. If you read every word, that is.<p>Like this article? Here’s everything else I learned watching 70 hours of TED …

Productivity

7 Presentation Mode: Windows

7 Productivity Hacks I Couldn't Live Without

<i>I've spent a lot of time as an entrepreneur, but these seven hacks are some of the best tricks I've found.</i><p>As an entrepreneur, productivity is absolutely indispensable. You have so many tasks, so many responsibilities, and so many people pulling you in different directions that a dip in …

Productivity

There is a better way to read on the internet, and I have found it

Aesthetically, I prefer print to most digital text. The Kindle's screen is crap at displaying photographs or charts, and while its e-ink text is easier on the eyes than an iPad, it's harder on the eyes than a book. The gap only grows when it comes to reading most articles online: Magazines are …

Kindle

How To Make a Table in Evernote

Evernote has a multitude of features to keep you organized and productive. One we really like for organizing information is the option to make …

How-To's

7 Apps Every Entrepreneur Should Have - Business Opportunities

That smartphone that you have in your pocket isn’t just for playing games and checking your social media accounts. You can also use it for your …

6 Eye-Opening Steps to Create Your Best Work Week Ever

Working with you is frustrating because you are always so busy.<p>You neglect and overlook important items and have become the bottleneck on every project. More importantly, because of your busy schedule, you are frustrating customers and team members.<p>But what can you do? How do you resolve this …

Productivity

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 …

Note-Taking

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, …

Use Note Links to Connect Essential Content in Evernote

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

Note-Taking

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 …

Job Satisfaction