There is something seriously wrong with buying a copy of Getting Things Done and then proceed to procrastine on reading it.
I did the exact same thing! Some parts are pretty dry and/or business focused.
#1 Matt — 2005/04/04 at 12:34
Kinda the reason why I’m not buying it… yet :)
#2 XiBe — 2005/04/04 at 13:46
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#3 alexking.org: Blog > Around the web — 2005/04/10 at 21:03
I did the same thing.
#4 Edward O'Connor — 2005/04/13 at 0:54
You should really give it a try, its not bad stuff :) There are a number of websites that post useful pointers and such as well.
#5 Andreas — 2005/04/22 at 20:31
I took out a speedreading book forgot about it went back to renew it. The librian looked at kinda funny ;-)
#6 Goblin — 2005/04/24 at 4:50
Just the idea of someone telling me to get stuff done makes me want to procrastinate. The best piece of advice for getting stuff done I ever got was this: Plan on spending on 15 minutes on a task, especially an overwhelming or boring one. Setting a timer is helpful. Once you get past 10 minutes, I guarantee you you’ll want to keep working at it until it’s complete.
#7 Mary B. — 2005/05/07 at 20:22
I don’t read about getting things done – I don’t have enough time so I just go ahead and do the damn things. (If you wondered, I arrived at this webpage by accident.) Kind regards from Hong Kong, Robert.
#8 Robert L. — 2006/01/31 at 6:52
I’m currently reading about people taking time to do what really matters to them and Not Getting Things Done. Works for me
#9 Steve M — 2007/10/12 at 4:02
Posted at 11:58 on 2005/04/04.
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