Alas Babylon Update: Spoiler = Everything is fine

The story: Bigfoot letter happened. In response, I replied with the permission email I received, when I asked David Allen and the CEO of David Allen’s company for permission to use  … before I started A couple of email … Continue reading

Nice post on “just do it” getting started with GTD

Check out EricTheGeek’s great post on Getting Started with Getting Things Done at Life is PERL. Eric takes exception to my 27 Steps to getting started with GTD. And if Eric’s approach works for you, go for it. Don’t look … Continue reading

Best GETTING THINGS DONE Scanner Alternatives

Alternatives The dominant alternative scanners if you are looking to use Evernote as your GETTING THINGS DONE reference filing system are: ScanSnap Evernote Edition $495 (*Note* that you get a year of Evernote worth $45) ScanSnap iX 500 $448 Epson WorkForce DS-510 … Continue reading

Getting Started with GETTING THINGS DONE – 2014 – in 28 steps

Amendment: Getting started with GTD is much easier if you have a buddy. Preferably, two buddies, and experienced GTDer buddy, and someone who is at the same experience level as you in implementing GTD. See GTD buddy system for more … Continue reading

Dropbox … I’ve gotta go back …

As I was constructing the  GTD Time-Lapse post I mentioned in passing that Google Drive is not as reliable as Dropbox. After I finished the post I went back and looked at Google Drive more carefully. In the beginning was Dropbox … Continue reading

GTD Modularity: What is Up With That?

GTD hit me like a ton of bricks. Modularity bricks that impacted my skull in this order: Paperless reference filing with Evernote and a ScanSnap. If you don’t have it, uneedit. One idea, one piece of paper. Indulge your brain, organize to … Continue reading

Number 3 Reason GTDers Don’t Use Evernote … after installing Evernote

TLDR: Why people set up and then don’t use Evernote The first reason is that implementing GTD changes too many things at once. So, Evernote, even if it is installed and working, won’t be used. Evernote is a sub-casualty of … Continue reading

What is Evernote Web Clipper?

Web Clipper is … Evernote has a web page at that shows you how Web Clipper works, and, what you can do with Web Clipper. I have not read Evernote’s entire web site, but it seems to me that Evernote … Continue reading