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Schedule time to work on projects rather than tasks

We’re always told to break down our projects into next actions, which are the very next thing that must be done to move a project forward. The next actions are actionable (start with a verb). They take the guesswork out of what needs to be done. The challenge I’

Schedule time to work on projects rather than tasks
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Use Apple Shortcuts to send notes on YouTube videos to Readwise

An Apple Shortcut that takes a YouTube URL retrieves the Title, prompts for the Author, and Notes, then adds it as a new highlight in Readwise.

An overview of the Apple Shortcut
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How these Hey features changed the way I think about email

The Screener, The Feed, and Paper Trail have changed my personal email experience to focus on the important and not stress about the rest. I started using Hey last year and even wrote up my initial experiences with the unique email service. Now that it has been nearly a year

How these Hey features changed the way I think about email
Productivity

Dealing with problems

Many (if not most) of our problems are not as dramatic as we think they will be. Our imagination thinks of the possible difficulties we’ll face when dealing with the problem. Most of which will not come to pass. Then we procrastinate instead of facing the problem head-on. Sometimes

Productivity

Adding color to your tools can help you be more productive

Colors are fascinating. Each color can trigger an emotional reaction in us. So, why let's use colors to help us be more productive!

Adding color to your tools can help you be more productive
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New to Mac? Here are some tips to help be productive

I recently switched my setup to a Mac. As a long-time Windows user, this is quite a jarring transition. There were some things I immediately missed from Windows and some things that I had to spend some time figuring out because they make no sense on a Mac. * Poor window

New to Mac? Here are some tips to help be productive
Productivity

Using an index card to manage your daily tasks and notes

How to use a simple index card to manage your tasks and notes throughout the day.

My index card task setup.
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My detailed review of the reMarkable 2 e-ink tablet

My detailed review of the reMarkable 2 e-ink tablet.

The reMarkable 2.