- How do I hack the information overload of shopping?
Over in our forums, gpg poses an interesting question: Now that the Internet has put so much product information within easy reach, how do we handle it all and still find time to buy and use stuff? Pop over and give us all a hand with your advice!
Tags: shopping information internet
- Don’t Play Office, Just Play
David Moldawer of LifeClever describes some of the pleasures of “fiddling” with our productivity systems when we should be getting work done so we can play. He offers a highly stripped-down, simplified approach to daily priductivity to help.
Tags: gtd productivity play systems
- Simply Get Things Done Course – from 0 to Productivity in 10 simple steps
Michael Sliwinski, the founder of online 1GTD app Nozbe, is writing a 10-part series on GTD. There are 7 posts up, with 3 more coming. As you’d expect, his tips are heavily focused around Nozbe, but even if you don’t use it, there’s lots to use here.
Tags: gtd productivity web-apps
Last Updated on August 15, 2018
Book summary: A Technique for Producing Ideas
Kirby Ferguson has written a summary for the book A Technique for Producing Ideas. Generating good idea is a fine art, if you have mastered it you will be successful in many fields. The author of the book, James Young, describes five steps on a technique of combining old elements together:
- Gather new material, both specific and general.
- The Mental Digestive Process
- Drop it
- Poof, the idea appears
- Work it
Kirby also brought out his own thoughts – drop down every ideas you have in mind – You mind is not always as good as paper and sometimes it only stays for a short period of time. After you’ve dropped your ideas into your notepad, you will also have extra chances of linking and modifying your ideas together.
Book summary: A Technique for Producing Ideas – [Goodie Bag]