- Force Yourself To Save! 15 Painless Ways To Pay Yourself First
The Digerati Life offers up a list of tips about building your savings. While some of the advice you’ve heard before — “pay yourself first” — TDL explains how to move from cliche to action.
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- A Roadmap to Spectacular GTD Failure
Cranking Widgets explains in some detail how NOT to do GTD. Not being specific about your tasks and projects, not carrying some means to record your thoughts as they occur to you, not keeping yourself organized — lead to worry and leaving things undone.
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- Free Online Storage Service Reaches Out to Other Free Apps
New box.net sevice OpenBox integrates box.net’s online storage with online productivity apps like ThinkFree, Zoho, Picnik, EchoSign, and others. And developers are invited to use the API to develop future apps.
Tags: online apps storage webapp
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]