What Are Your Default Settings?

Chances are you’re familiar with the default settings on your computer or phone. Maybe you never even thought about them. What about the default settings in your life? Have you thought about those? Are they helping or hurting you when it comes to being productive? Note: The following article originally appeared in the Productive! Magazine No.34 […]

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Steal My Automated Blog Workflow Using Nozbe, Zapier, and Google Docs

What if there was a way you could use automation to make blogging, editing, and publishing easier? With productivity systems like Kanban, GTD, and Zapier, I’ve created an automated blog workflow using Nozbe, Zapier, and Google Documents. Today, you get a behind the scenes look at my automated workflow and have a chance to steal […]

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Using the “Right Tools”

It seems like everyone wants to find the perfect tool to be more productive. So they go out of their way to try every new thing that comes along searching for something to fill their need. The productive feeling is there, but the productivity isn’t. More tools do not equal more productivity. Instead, you need the […]

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How to Organize Loose Tasks

Everyone has “loose tasks.” You know, the ones that just don’t seem to fit into any project. They just hang there without a home. In this post, I’ll show you exactly how science says you should organize loose tasks. Last week Michael Sliwinski, the founder of Nozbe, shared his plan for dealing with loose tasks. […]

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2016 Year in Review

So, here it is. My 2016 year in review aka my After Action Review. Below is a quick summary of my goals, sustains, and improves for 2016 as well as a few plans for 2017. Big Picture In 2016 I tried something new. Instead of just charging ahead with smaller goals as they came up, […]

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