The power of the pen

I will always be an advocate for the handwritten word. To me there is no better way to solidify and craft one’s thoughts while avoiding the distractions of digital life. http://www.lifehack.org/350059/the-productive-power-writing-hand

Weekly Planning Sessions

In this article from the Quo Vadis blog, they talk about the importance of weekly planning sessions.  One of the shifts I have made as of late is to not do my weekly recap and planning for the next week at the same time. At the end of each week […]

A Day in the Life of my Paper Journal

My current notebook My job has placed some interesting technological limitations on my traditional productivity methods, so in response I have made the transition back to pen and paper for keeping my activity records of my daily work.  You would think that for someone as digitally focused as I this […]

Five Ways to be Productive without a Smartphone

Smartphones are part of our daily lives.  There’s no way to restate or retract that statement.  If you’re in a public place, try this experiment:  look around and count the number of tops of heads you can see on people.  Now unless you’re looking down from above you shouldn’t be […]