In Getting Things Done (GTD), David Allen introduces a 5 step system for stress-free productivity. The various aspects of his system address the various psychological factors I wrote about in the previous two posts.
This system includes the following steps:
Although this system was originally designed for analog tools, there are many digital tools available to implement this system. Here’s an incomplete list:
- Knowledge/Reference manager
- Task manager
In the following posts, we will take a deeper dive into each of these 5 steps.