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.
Struggling to remeber all the odds and ends you have to finish today? What about this week? Are you actually being productive with your time, or are you simply keeping busy?
It’s time to learn a whole new strategy for staying organized and getting things done.
Getting Things Done is more than just a book. It is a blueprint for productivity. The book itself is broken into three sections discussing the art of productivity, practicing stress-free productivity, and the key principles you will need to accomplish your goals. Information and examples cover nearly every page helping you understand why you might not be as productive as you think and exactly what you can do about it.
The entire process can be summarized in fives basic steps:
Pick up a copy of this great book and explore each of these steps in detail. Find your own way to build it into your day through physical folders or any number of productivity apps. It’s time to be productive.