Category Archives: Productive

Todoist update brings redesigned web, plug-in, desktop apps, and gets new logo too

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Todoist update brings redesigned web, plug-in, desktop apps, and gets new logo too

They are calling it the new Todoist, so it’s a pretty big update with a new design and new features. From the comments so far on the blog post, users seem to like the new design, but they don’t like the new circle check boxes instead of squares. Along with the new design, comes a new brand for the company, starting with a new logo for the apps. Here’s an overview of what’s new, and links to the apps on different platforms. (Continued…)

Beyond the list: Powerful ways to manage your tasks

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Beyond the List: 8 Powerful Ways to Manage Your Tasks

If you are into being productive you’ve probably tried a number of ways to keep track of things you need to do. And if you are into technology, you’ve probably tried some different apps. But have you thought about what type of system you use or prefer?

This article compares the pros and cons of different systems really well, and offers suggestions for apps where it applies. Some of the different ways it says you can manage your tasks include the “Grocery List”, GTD, pen and paper, plain text, kanban, spreadsheet, and a couple more. (Continued…)

How to work better

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How To Work Better

Maybe you’ve seen this poster before. I think it can be particularly helpful when facing a problem or challenge at work. If you look it over when facing a difficult situation, one of the rules will stick out to you. There is an incredible amount of wisdom packed into these words. Might be worth bookmarking at least if you don’t want to print it out. (Continued…)

Top productivity gurus online

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The Top 11 Productivity Gurus Online

This list includes people like Tim Ferriss, who wrote The Four-Hour Work Week, and David Allen, who wrote Getting Things Done. If you are as interested in productivity as me, you will really enjoy this. The graphic lists some great people who are writing about productivity today, and includes some of the best productivity blogs online today. The pictures of the people in the graphic are great too. And it shows their blog and twitter name, so you can see where to go to read their articles and follow them. (Continued…)