Tag productivity

Dropping Evernote

I used to use Evernote for everything I possibly could use it for. I loved it. Now, I don't use it at all, and only keep it around while I'm moving data elsewhere. What went wrong? It's kind of a…

OmniFocus – Syncing Faster

I like OmniFocus. A lot. The sync service works really well. It didn’t seem quick, but it was reliable, and seemed to remain reliable when the connection wasn’t great. That’s handy when I’m syncing my iPhone on the way in…

Yet Another Filofax Again – Pocket Guildford

When I wrote my last Scribbles post, I'd just settled on using the Mini Guildford Filofax. I ended that post with: It’s quite possible I’ll be back to the Moleskine within a day or two, or that I’ll try to…

Alright Michael, I get it. Now help me.

I used to take the proverbial out of my husband for the way he'd constantly be fiddling around with his 'system'. He'd scribble his thoughts and ideas into notebooks, various sizes of filofax, various digital devices, but nothing really sticks…

43Folders Gets Drupal

43Folders has just relaunched using Drupal. It's looking really good so far - Merlin drafted in a few people who actually know what they're doing with Drupal, where PigPog just had me and a poking-stick to try to make things…

60 Ways to be More Creative

Many of us want to be more creative in our day-to-day lives, so here are a few ideas to get you going - many of them very quick and easy...

GTD: Processing Whilst Collecting – Is It a Problem?

Once you've been doing GTD for a while (however half-assed your implementation), you start to find yourself thinking in GTD terms. You spot something that needs doing in the living room, and your mind jumps straight to "Hmm - tidy…

GTD – The PigPog Method

Last Update: Added a link for Gretchen (one of the people who helped create the PigPog Method), to her new site - Girls Can't WHAT? - inspiration for girls who can. This article describes how I actually implement the GTD…

GTD’s Dirty Secrets

GTD works well, but there are a couple of little secrets, and one big secret that you might not have found out yet.