Archive for the “GTD” category

In praise of routine

by oneafrikan on February 8, 2012

For the first time since October 2008, I’ve been in one place for more than 6 months. Long enough to get into a routine and start to feel like I’m living a normal’ish life. Long enough to feel like I (…)

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Actions, projects, priority, benefits

by oneafrikan on April 19, 2011

One of the things I do most often, to my detriment, is grouping actions along with projects. So the result is that I end feeling overwhelmed and unable to accomplish everything. Ever done / found that yourself? I’ve been doing (…)

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What is your next action?

by oneafrikan on May 6, 2009

I’ve been working a lot lately on trying to streamline and rationalise everything in my head, for various reasons, and have found that the difference between projects and actions can be blurry when thinking of things broadly. The killer has (…)

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A GTD Eureka! moment

by oneafrikan on January 8, 2009

It’s funny how one often finds clarity and purpose when one isn’t actually spending time doing the thing you need clarity for, to achieve your purpose. This evening I was at a hockey training session, where we did a tactics (…)

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Get an online personal assistant, it will make your life easier

by oneafrikan on July 3, 2008

The shorter version: Checkout Online Personal Assistant. I recommend it, it’s saved me time and made my life easier. Best part is you can use it from wherever… Try it, tell Ed you got there from here, and he’ll treat (…)

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Building a Startup You Love is Hard (BaSYLiH) – Final Draft

by oneafrikan on April 28, 2008

OK, so this has become somewhat of a labour of love the last month or so, where I’ve snuck bits of time here and there to get this to a point where I’m happy it makes sense, and there’s not (…)

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Doing one thing at a time seems to yield better results for me, so far

by oneafrikan on April 15, 2008

This is a post inspired by a conversation with Demian today ;-) OK, so I’m the first to admit that multi-tasking is something that I do all the time. You know the deal – you have about 20 windows open, (…)

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