Saturday, August 04, 2007
Getting Things Done
I just finished this book and enjoyed it considerably. I got it by way of inter-library loan; and as an affirmation on how good it is, I hope to pick this book up somewhere on the cheap at a second hand store, so I can take a highlighter to portions of it.
It's full of practical, common-sense advice, that just isn't often implemented. It's relevant for both work or your home life. Even if you gain, or accept, just a few ideas from it, you'll gain a better hold on your productive self.
The next time you are stuck on a project or task, ask yourself, "what's the next action"? That is, the very next physical action you can take.
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The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one. -Mark Twain