I don’t use a lot of tools. I sort of apply Zuckerberg’s philosophy of fewer decisions to my workflow. “I really want to clear my life to make it so that I have to make as few decisions as possible about anything except how to best serve this community,” Zuckerberg said, after clarifying that he […]
One of my 3 Words for 2015 was ‘Focus’. To be honest, it’s probably the weakest of the words I chose to guide my 2015, simply because it—ironically—lacks focus. However, I chose it because I think it was my biggest nemesis in 2014. I won’t go into all of the reasons that focus became such […]
Do you ever feel like you should be doing more great work? I sure do. As I look around, I see a client I could’ve have landed, a blog post I would’ve written, a product or service I should’ve landed. That’s a lot of could’ve, would’ve, should’ve! Let’s halt that pattern of regret and begin […]
Our lives are getting busier and busier. Technology is getting more and more intrusive. And, the economy is making all of us do more with less. Obviously, several people are thinking about getting more organized with their various work queues: Alex Payne of Twitter talks about his “life as queues.” ZenHabits expands on how he […]
Sage words on productivity, as Pick the Brain predicts the end of the 9 to 5 Office Worker. Driving to goals and team objectives, with routine checkpoints (to drive out procrastination), not “office hours” has always been an effective formula for me. Technorati Tags: productivity
Goodbye Word. Hello Google Docs (Writely). I already love it. Post and store online, save as .doc or .pdf. Collaborate with anyone! Good stuff.
Seth Godin offers another pearl of wisdom about setting your agenda. This is critical to consider in any business, but particularly important when growing a business from a start-up. (Via Seth’s Blog.)