How to Take Paper Notes in Meetings

…but what about my meeting notes? ~Every client during the paper-reduction process   In a recent post, I discussed the evolution of office paper.  Since I started my productivity consultancy in 2007, I have seen tremendous, and successful, efforts to reduce reliance...

The Only Way to Get Rid of Clutter

What is your clutter?  Email, paper, electronic files, to-dos?  Clutter accumulates due to indecision.  In this video, Dr. Melissa Gratias of Productivity Psychologist, LLC gives you three reasons why you should trust yourself to make good decisions.  You can get past...

A Love Letter to Outlook Tasks

Dear Outlook Tasks,   We first met in the early 2000s.  I came from a Lotus Notes world, and you were there to welcome me to civilization. You sat in the lower left-hand corner of my screen. You beckoned me with promises of productivity, but I ignored you.   You were...