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Overdue tasks and stinky cheese.

There is something about looking at my to-do list with all of the old things I never did accomplish. It drains my energy. Does that happen to you? So one day I declared to-do list bankruptcy. I just deleted them. Don’t worry, I didn’t delete ALL of them, but at least 80% of them! I had been adding things to my to do list for years. Of course I would only get my most important things (MITs) done, and the rest would stay on the...

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Hammers, Nails, and emails – Choose the Right Tool

Piñata Inbox Have you noticed an upswing in activity on your calendar this fall? It started with back to school and the final quarter before year end and now we are gearing up for the holiday season. Lots of activities and demands. With those increased activities come increased communications: invitations, appointments, request, informational copies and on and on. Your email inbox is a full piñata and with just the right swing it could burst into bits and pieces on the floor...

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3 Productivity Remedies Using Remember The Milk

Milk – does a body good. Remember The Milk does your productivity good.

If you are productivity focused, you have a to-do list. I’ve had one for decades, but have been using Remember The Milk for over 4 years. I love my cow (the iconic logo), but sometimes she becomes bloated with overdue items. Recently I looked more closely at the causes and possible remedies for her uncomfortable condition.

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