Tagged: tasks

Sticking to your To Do List

Mondays are great days to work on your todo list… You can look back to what you didn’t complete, and you can look ahead to what you need to accomplish this week.  But, sticking...

Are my tasks & to-do's finally right..?

So I’ve struggled for years on how to manage my tasks/to-do’s.  I’ve used every product and every methodology…  Todoist, Wunderlist, IFTTT & Orchestra, and the Eisenhower Matrix to name but a few. My latest find...

When a Task is a Project

So often we’re in the position of trying to determine is something that needs to be done should be considered to be a task/to do or  a project.  We often jump to a decision that we...

The Eisenhower Matrix

President Eisenhower reportedly managed his tasks by categorizing them into a 2×2 matrix with the dimensions of importance and urgency. We describe this method as the Eisenhower Method or the Eisenhower Matrix. This article...

Complexities of Task Management > Tasks

So as I struggle with task management (both my personal tasks and business/team tasks)… Who doesn’t?  How can I keep up with everything I need to do while keeping up with (and assigning) things that my team...

Complexities of Task Management

One of the biggest stresses that I deal with at work involves tasks.  the complexities of task management ranges from simple definitions (task vs. todo vs. project vs. ask) to the complexities of managing...

Better Tasks in Outlook 2010

For the longest time, I was frustrated with how I managed tasks, and tried to figure out how to create Better Tasks in Outlook 2010.  The problem was the same:  In order for me...

Managing Notes and Tasks

For years I’ve strugled managing notes and tasks;  The (typical) work information I need to collect and manage from day to day.  Here is but a fraction of the ways I’ve tried, and where...