Windows 10 First Impressions

    As someone who has used Windows since its inception and every version I have to say this new OS will resonate well with anyone who has grown through Windows 95 onwards. The familiar start menu is back, the search bar I loved from Windows 7. It is pretty stable on the Surface Pro…

How I Work – If This Then That – making tasks smaller

    If This Then That or IFTTT ( http://ifttt.comm ) is one of the key tools I use to save me time in shifting data around my personal knowledge systems. IFTTT allows me to concentrate on how I want to promote, share and move data rather than the physical doing of moving. This one…

How I work: 5 Folders are Helping Email Productivity

I’ve long been a proponent of methodologies such as “getting things done” (GTD) and advocate for things such as approaches such as Covey’s 7 Habits. So modify and combine the 2 and away we go, I never find it productive just to follow someone else’s work style but rote. 5 folders: In-box (just the standard…