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Getting Things Done - Revised Edition (2015) - David Allen

Getting Things Done (Revised Edition 2015) – Productivity Book Group

Productivity Book Group [ http://productivitybookgroup.org ] discussed Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity (Revised Edition – 2015) [http://amzn.to/1CcpESN] by David Allen. Enjoy the discussion!

A complete re-write of David Allen’s best-selling 2001 Getting Things Done, this edition of “GTD” reinforces all the same principles that make this productivity methodology top-notch but he adds several new chapters to help refine our understanding and implementation strategies for GTD. This discussion focused on those updates and changes in this edition.

The Amazon book description states:

Since it was first published almost fifteen years ago, David Allen’s Getting Things Done has become one of the most influential business books of its era, and the ultimate book on personal organization. “GTD” is now shorthand for an entire way of approaching professional and personal tasks, and has spawned an entire culture of websites, organizational tools, seminars, and offshoots.

Allen has rewritten the book from start to finish, tweaking his classic text with important perspectives on the new workplace, and adding material that will make the book fresh and relevant for years to come. This new edition of Getting Things Done will be welcomed not only by its hundreds of thousands of existing fans but also by a whole new generation eager to adopt its proven principles.

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Show Notes:

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Making It All Work by David Allen

Making It All Work (Getting Perspective: Chapters 11 – 20)

Productivity Book Group [ http://productivitybookgroup.org ] discussed the second half of Making It All Work [ http://x.co/getmiaw ] by David Allen, entitled Getting Perspective (along with Making It All Work–in the Real World and In Closing). Enjoy the discussion! The next live discussion will be September 14 at noon ET, so please join us!

NOTES:

(We provide the many great tips, tricks, and tools that were shared in our call here in the episode notes. Listen to the show to understand the context of the resources provided. If we missed something, please comment on the episode and let us know!)

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Making It All Work by David Allen

Making It All Work (Getting Control: Chapters 5 – 10)

Productivity Book Group [ http://productivitybookgroup.org ] discussed the next six chapters of Making It All Work [ http://x.co/getmiaw ] by David Allen, entitled Getting Control. Enjoy the discussion! The next live discussion will be September 14 at noon ET, so please join us!

NOTES:

(We provide the many great tips, tricks, and tools that were shared in our call here in the episode notes. Listen to the show to understand the context of the resources provided. If we missed something, please comment on the episode and let us know!)

  • Evernote [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”Evernote on iOS”]
  • Drafts on iPhone / iPad [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/drafts-quickly-capture-notes/id502385074?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”Drafts on iOS”]
  • TextExpander [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/textexpander/id326180690?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”TextExpander on iOS”]
  • RememberTheMilk [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/remember-the-milk/id293561396?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”Remember the Milk on iOS”]
  • Mindjet [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mindjet-maps-for-iphone/id440273648?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”Mindjet on iOS”]
  • SimpleMind [itunes link=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/simplemind-for-iphone-mind/id304515487?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”SimpleMind on iOS”]
  • FreeMind [ freemind.sourceforge.net ]
  • XMind (Win)
  • Mind42 [ http://mind42.com ]

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Making It All Work by David Allen

Making It All Work (Chapters 1 – 4)

Productivity Book Group [ http://productivitybookgroup.org ] discussed the first four chapters of Making It All Work [ http://x.co/getmiaw ] by David Allen, consisting of Introduction: From Getting Things Done to Making It All Work, The GTD Phenomenon, Making It All Work – the Process, and The Fundamentals of Self-Management. Enjoy the discussion!

NOTES:

(We provide the many great tips, tricks, and tools that were shared in our call here in the episode notes. Listen to the show to understand the context of the resources provided. If we missed something, please comment on the episode and let us know!)

Note: All registered service marks, trademarks and other copyrighted materials mentioned on the podcast are that of their respective owners. This group is not affiliated with or officially endorsed by those copyright owners.