How to use Asana throughout the day

To get the most out of Asana, you should be referring to it and using it regularly throughout the day. In this video I show you how to organise your tasks and use Asana as you do your work.

To learn more about how to set up an Alfred workflow to create Asana tasks, have a read of Zapier's blog post.

If you need additional 1-on-1 support optimising your Asana account and with team training, you can book a free 30-minute introductory call from my consulting page.

how I manage ideas with mindmeister

How I manage ideas with MindMeister [sponsored]

For a while now, I’ve been using MindMeister to collect and make sense of my ideas.

Have you ever been in a situation where you have a load of ideas but struggle to make sense of it all? Often you need to get everything out of your head and see it in front of you before you can create order among your ideas. That’s where MindMeister is an invaluable tool. It’s a mind mapping tool that’s 100% online, available via your browser (no download required, which makes it really quick and easy to pick up and use) and via native mobile apps for iOS and Android.

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the worst thing you can do in the morning

The worst thing you can do in the morning

This post is part of my “Guidelines” series where I analyse memorable book quotes and examine how to apply them in real life.

“The old saying, “You Snooze, You Lose” may have a deeper meaning than any of us realized. When you delay waking up until you have to—meaning you wait until the last possible moment to get out of bed and start your day—consider that what you’re actually doing is resisting your life. Every time you hit the snooze button, you’re in a state of resistance to your day, to your life, and to waking up and creating the life you say you want.” – Hal Elrod, The Miracle Morning (book summary)

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the ultimate productivity routine experiment

The “ultimate” productivity routine [Experiment][TPP#68]

There are loads of articles online about different types of productivity routines you can follow. Things you should and shouldn’t do. How to work and when to do what. But how do they all fit together and work alongside one another? How do you actually implement this advice? How do we turn these routines from a concept we read about to an actual part of our day?

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