Getting Things Done


A Chance to have all of your GTD questions answered
July 2, 2007 by Katy Whitton

Do you have a question about GTD that no matter how much reading and searching you do just doesn’t seem to have a satisfactory answer? Have you found an answer but it just doesn’t seem to gel with your system? Or perhaps you’ve come up with a solution to a sticky problem and want to […] … Read More »


July 1, 2007 by Katy Whitton

I thought I’d better clarify something in response to Darren’s comment on my post about Projects/Action I stated that I tend not to write any “Next Actions” down and Darren rightly pointed out that “Next Actions are the basic philosophy behind ‘Getting Things Done‘”. For the uninitiated, anything that has more that one step (action) […] … Read More »


June 12, 2006 by Katy Whitton

There was an interesting post over at LifeDev (linking to Black Belt Productivity) the other day concerning how trying out new productivity tools can actually make you less productive. I felt moved to comment on the subject (which you can read here), but I also thought it warranted further exploration. An excerpt of my comment […] … Read More »


June 11, 2006 by Katy Whitton

Frank Meeuwsen of “What’s the next action” has emailed fellow GTD bloggers and asked them to help him celebrate his blog’s second birthday by revisiting their GTD practices. In a recent podcast at 43Folders, David Allen says that it can take up to 2 years to get into the “swing” of GTD. So what better […] … Read More »

Productivity News

June 9, 2006 by Katy Whitton

There’s a free Webinar from the “Man” himself on the 10th October at 10am PDT. In it, he talks about mindmapping (and more specifically MindManager) and “Getting Things Done” Registration is free – I’m thinking of signing up but I have a nasty feeling that 10am PDT is about 3am in the UK (Can anyone […] … Read More »

Computer & Software Tips

June 7, 2006 by Katy Whitton

I came across the rather brilliant little programme “iColorFolder” today [via Lifehacker]. I have started using my Mac at work a lot more and found that labelling files and folders was a brilliant way of remembering what I was working on or what needed uploading. Now you can do this (with folders at least) on […] … Read More »


June 6, 2006 by Katy Whitton

I’m not sure if it’s just me but I recently noticed that some of the emails I had labeled were not being displayed in the search folders which was a bit strange and a bit annoying as I rely on them quite heavily. When I looked at the search folder’s properties, the filter was set […] … Read More »


June 6, 2006 by Katy Whitton

Google have launched their new “Notebook” which allows you to store images, web clippings and notes. You need a Google account to register. Get your Google Notebook here. You can also view more at the “Google Notebook Overview” page. From Google: Google Notebook makes web research of all kinds – from planning a vacation to […] … Read More »


June 5, 2006 by Katy Whitton

Do you follow David Allen's Getting Things Done Productivity system? Do you use Thunderbird? Did you know that you can use Thunderbird as a GTD tool? Well, now you do! … Read More »

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