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7 Ways to the Best Version Of Yourself with GTD

On the face of it, GTD (Getting Things Done) might seem like another productivity hack. Or perhaps just another way to organize oneself to “Get Things Done“. But the reality is that there is more to GTD than meets the eye. The more you apply GTD behaviours...

The Formula to Plan for Wild Success in Projects

Do you know fewer than a third of the projects started by an individual ever get completed? How come? Because without realising it most of us plan reactively. We jump into taking action without asking “Why?” And from there on fate and circumstances pretty much dictate...

How GTD Can Make You Happy

What is the price you put on happiness? Is it worth a movie ticket? Is it that brand new car? Or is it the Europe Tour? While these “experiences” can make you joyous in the moment, they can’t last forever. True happiness comes from within. From...

2 Step Formula for a Complaint Free Life

Do you have problems in life? I know… Who doesn’t? But I’m going to show you a simple way to get rid of all your woes. Yes.. seriously! But before that, a quick story. Last year me and Arif were in Amsterdam with David Allen getting trained in GTD Level 2...

How to Make the Most of Every Minute of Your Day

How busy are you on a scale of 1 to 10? 8? … Maybe an 11? If you’re the busy type, I’m sure you want to make the most of every little second you have in a day. But the fact of reality is that you’re not always in a high alert mental state. So the question is: How to...

How to Be Ready for Life’s Challenges with GTD

We all have problems. They could be problems with your health, at the office or in your relationships. And once this set of problems are dealt with, more are waiting on the horizon. Guaranteed! The question is when a problem hits us, how ready are we to deal with it?...

Are you Constantly Busy but Not Productive?

3 Costly Mistakes that Hold Back Senior Executives From Being Productive

Learn to Avoid these Mistakes & Multiply your Productivity!