Organize Life, Alleviate Stress, and Increase Productivity
GTD = Getting Things Done
We can all get better at GTD.
Moms need to get stuff done; let’s learn how to do it without going crazy.
During this 31 days series we’ll focus on reducing stress and creating effective solutions to better manage realities of life at home. Mothers are the shapers of home atmosphere and home culture; keeping the mundane details under control allows us to direct our attention toward what matters.
31 Days to GTD for Homemakers
- Introduction: The Home is not a Business
- The Goal of GTD: A System Based on Common Sense
- Why GTD? Clarity and Peace in the Midst of Interruptions
- Work: Definitions & Types
- The Examined Life: Bottom-Up Management
- Avoiding “I Ought”: Intentional Decisions Banish Vague Guilt
- Collect Your Thoughts Compulsively & Habitually
- Continuing the Collection Process: Collect Stuff
- The GTD Habit: Achieving Ubiquitous Capture
- Establish Physical Containers: Inboxes, Launchpad, & To-Read Stack
- Set Up Consistent Calendars & Lists
- Processing: Getting Your Inboxes to Empty
- Processing Tips for Achieving Inbox-Zero
- The Types of Lists to Keep
- An Effective Next-Actions List
- Maintaining Projects’ Lists
- Lists for Now & for the Future: Checklists & Someday/Maybe Lists
- Lists Relating to Other People
- A Sample List of My Lists
- Organization: A Working Definition
- All Systems Go: Organizing Everything
- rganize Your Calendar & To Do Lists/a>
- The Review Process
- The Daily Review
- The Weekly Review
- Taking Time Out for a Weekly Regroup & Review
- The Occasional Big-Picture Reviewa>
- Working the Plan & Keeping It Current
- Project Control
- Four Criteria for Evaluating Tasks
- The Key Principles of Effective Management
Begin your organization overhaul with a thorough brain dump. My free guide will walk you through the process:
Our minds are so full of all the details of many lives interconnected that we often grind to a halt, unsure how to move forward.
Learn the systems and the habits to get back on track and moving forward.