I’m always on the look out for useful productivity advice and/or reminders of good practice. Here are a few recent reads I found helpful:
- Running quick mental calculations is the currency of the consultant trade. Here are a few useful math hacks they didn’t teach you in grade school (or maybe they did…they’re useful regardless).
- Goal setting in your personal life may sound cheesy, but there is no better attention filter than clear short, medium, and long-term goals (GTD-style if you like). This is especially true for those of us suffering from severe attention disorder.
- Information overload is something I think about a lot. Way I see it, information is like a dangerous drug. I’ve struggled to get my addiction under control over the past many years. I find these tips helpful.