Monthly Archives: April 2012

Software for the New Business

If you’re starting a new business, you will need some software for yourself and your staff to use. Frankly, I’m a bootstrapper at heart, so most of these are either free or “freemium” and should scale to your budget and needs. Software, Services and Tools for All Businesses Accounting: Quickbooks Online There are probably a lot […]


How Do I Organize My Evernote?

To go along with my previous few posts on productivity. I thought I would give a glimpse into exactly what I’m doing. To recap, I read and tried implement Getting Things Done. My tools: Outlook Calendar and Evernote. Then I read about The Secret Weapon and set about to change the way I used Evernote […]


Scott Hanselman on Productivity

I respect Scott and how much he gets done. As you can tell from my blog, I’m on a little bit of a productivity kick these days and Scott was nice enough to share his thoughts in this 43 minute presentation. “43 minutes?!? I don’t have time for that.” Yeah, that was my first reaction […]


The Secret Weapon

So, I wrote about Getting Things Done earlier this week. As I read, I implemented it the best I could. For me, that meant clearing out the inboxes and putting notes into Evernote. That meant organizing things into folders in Evernote. That meant keeping my hand-written todo-list notecard handy. It appears someone else has already […]


A Summary of "Getting Things Done"

OK, so here’s my quick summary of the book “Getting Things Done” by David Allen.I’m glad this book was written. I’m glad my co-worker had it sitting in a stack of papers. I’m glad I picked it up and read it. I wrote this because he’s very busy and I hoped it would help him. […]