Guest Post By Bob Elliott For several years, I used a Franklin Planner. It helped me remember things that I needed to do and to record useful information. The biggest drawback was its size. To be effective, I had to carry it with me all the time. And it was analog. When computers came along, […]
The best guarantor of success is preparation! I teamed up with Springpad during their #31DaysofTips and #OperationOrganization this month to create the ultimate Meeting Master template notebook to help you prepare for your next meeting – whether it’s a conversation with a prospective client or a big presentation to your boss. This free notebook includes: […]
I feel so fortunate and blessed to be an Unofficial Member of the Springpad Team with Tip #4 of their 2014 31 Days of Tips! I hope you benefit from this tip and let me know what you think! Oh, and if you haven’t picked up a copy of my Official Springpad eBook, Simplify Your […]
How to guarantee success as a start-up in the mobile app market Guest post by Marek Kulesza and Karol Stojek of SmartTM The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one. —Mark Twain A fantastic idea, […]
Lessons learned from the demise of Astrid, Catch, and Orchestra With the death of Astrid, Catch, and Orchestra, I’ve taken a bleaker and more pessimistic outlook on the vitality, and long term sustainability, of so-called task managers in the marketplace. We invest so much time into organizing all of our next actions into, what we […]
Icebergs is a private, visual organization app for creative minds to curage and collaborate and could just put a chill on Evernote, Springpad and Pinterest.
One of the really awesome new features in Springpad 4.0, is the ability to embed your notebooks on your own website, blog, or even Facebook Page. It’s a completely ingenious and differentiated approach to sharing your content and expertise on a particular subject matter with your readership base and a way to really let your […]
I couldn’t be more thrilled to announce that Springpad 4.0 was just released and so was the 2nd edition of my Official Springpad eBook! Springpad 4.0 has been redesigned and enhanced to help us organize our lives even better than before. There’s all new ways to access, search, and use your springs. Said quite simply: it’s beautifully re-engineered with us […]
I see the convergence of both analog and digital tools as a way of reinventing how we use paper with Evernote & Springpad to help us become more productive.
Everyone needs a plan. Last month, I talked about going on a 5-day analog challenge to see how productive we can be when pushed to relying (mostly) on a paper-based planner and the Evernote Moleskine journal for both meeting notes as well as next actions. The results of that week were memorable and today I’m going to […]