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My Killer GTD Setup - Follow Up
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

In this post I expand on my current GTD setup to show you how I handle someday/maybe lists, project lists and support material and how that works with my notebook planner. … Read Article »

Productivity News

Are you in the wrong job?
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

Try the “Job Predictor” and find out! (Excel format) I’m a Pirate! Avast Ye Landlubbers now I have an excuse to talk about walkin’ the plank and shivering me timbers! What are you? Let us know in the comments. Hat tip to Jobacle for provding the Friday funnies … Read Article »

Websites

Review: EarnMyDegree.com – Online Project Management Degree Programs
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

Disclaimer: This post is a sponsored post from ReviewMe – Hey, I need to buy shoes okay?! Plus I’ll only review something that I think will benefit the audience of this blog. EarnMyDegree.com has collected a list of over 20 Project Management degree courses at a variety of levels that users can complete online. The […] … Read Article »

Productivity

GTD – Back to basics 1: Collecting stuff
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

In this first post of the GTD Back To Basics Series we'll be looking at all the "stuff" you might have laying around - both physical and mental - and how to collect it in order to process it later. … Read Article »

Productivity News

Will Facebook damage your career?
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

There’s been a lot of talk online over the past few weeks about how social networking websites such as MySpace and FaceBook can affect people in the real world. In a recent article in the New York Times the founder of and Educational Consulting firm was shocked when she checked a student’s Facebook profile: Ms. […] … Read Article »

Websites

Website Review: The Cranking Widgets Blog
July 7, 2007 by Katy Whitton

Brett Kelly over at The Cranking Widgets blog is running a “competition” to win $50 for the best review of his website. Being the shameless miser that I am, I thought I’d give it a go as I could really do with some beer money at the moment! The Cranking Widgets Blog (so called because […] … Read Article »

Business

Consistency is the key…
July 6, 2007 by Katy Whitton

I’ve recently been rather busy (hence the lack of posting this week) on a project at work. It’s the first time we’ve used this method to populate a website (I need to be a bit vague for obvious reasons!) and a couple of things came up during the process that have prompted me to write […] … Read Article »

Business

Brits get the short end of the stick at work (again)
July 6, 2007 by Katy Whitton

A Couple articles in my RSS feeds caught my attention last week (yes, I’m lagging behind a bit): The Register: Britons are workaholics, survey says (via Out-Law): According to a study published today by the International Labour Organisation, more of the UK’s workforce put in “excessive hours” than in any other developed country. The ILO […] … Read Article »

Planners

Managing Projects in one Place
July 6, 2007 by Katy Whitton

In my new book “Managing Web Projects” I discuss the process of quoting for projects and project management techniques so I thought I’d provide an additional resource for you all (as I’m nice ;)) to tie the two subjects together in a nice, handy bundle. Managing a project and keeping all of the information together […] … Read Article »