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Where to Begin – Destroy Your To Do List and Eviscerate Your Inbox

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The Art of Less Doing is an entire framework and philosophy for getting more done and freeing up your time, so you can do the things you want to do. People can save thousands of hours by not running errands, and they can manage their time better by choosing their own workweek but a lot of people just want to know how to deal with email and get rid of their to do list. So here it is in as few steps and as simply put as I possibly can. E-Mail: All we care about is that you have a…

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How To Make GMail The Ultimate Productivity Tool

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I am clearly a big fan of GMail and I have been for a very long time. With my clients I am always advocating switching to GMail and using the web interface as their primary email and productivity center. With a clean inbox you can accomplish some amazing things in terms of getting things done. Your email becomes your de facto to do list because anything in your inbox should either be deleted, deferred or dealt with. This is my step by step guide to making the switch as well as all of the tools and add ons you need…

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My Essential Tools for Improved Efficiency

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Essential Services The apps and services I can't be without Amazon Subscribe & Save http://www.amazon.com/gp/subscribe-and-save/details/index.html • automatically receive a new shipment of the item in the monthly intervals you select • get a discount on our everyday price • get free shipping on every Subscribe & Save shipment • pay for each order only when the item is shipped • have the option to cancel at any time American Express https://www.americanexpress.com/ Amazing benefits and services BillGuard http://www.billguard.com Automatic Credit Card Protection Boomerang Mail http://www.boomeranggmail.com/referral_download.html?ref=gecxq Defer Emails, Delay Sending of Emails, and Set Recurring Emails CardMunch http://www.cardmunch.com/ Business Card Scanning Chrome...
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The Evolution of the Virtual Assistant: How To Get Dedicated Support for $25 Per Month

The Evolution of the Virtual Assistant: How To Get Dedicated Support for $25 Per Month

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LONG POST ALERT – This is a comprehensive post that will save you time and money and make your life easier, I promise you it’s worth taking the time to read. On Demand vs. Dedicated I’ve written numerous times about the wonders of virtual assistants. There is no question that they make your life easier and enable you to be more effective. By offloading all sorts of tasks that take too much time, disrupt your workflow, and generally mess up your mojo, you can focus on what’s important. There are two basic kinds of virtual assistants, on demand and dedicated….

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Get Rid of Your To-Do List Immediately

Get Rid of Your To-Do List Immediately

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The Problem I’m going to let you in on a little secret, your to do lists are making you inefficient, stressed out, and fat…ok maybe not fat but the other two for sure. But how can this be you ask, as you look over your well organized GTD to do list on your iPad or the whiteboard on the wall with different lists of color coded things that you have today, tomorrow, next week, and every second in between? Tasks and projects have timing associated with them. They are either due on a certain date, or there are milestones along…

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Essential Vs. Optional

Essential Vs. Optional

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Just because I’m always focusing on trimming the fat and pairing things down to their most basic and efficient elements does not mean I do not enjoy the optional things in life. As a matter of fact, everything I talk about on the blog, the entire framework of optimize, automate, and outsource, is meant to free up your time and your mind so that you can do the things you really want to and not just the things you have to. If you have a half hour of free time during the work day because you used the principles of…

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Achievement Architecture - Be More Effective

Achievement Architecture – Be More Effective

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“What I need is someone who will make me do what I can.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson Less Doing has taken me on a path I never intended but am nonethelessvery pleased with. A few months ago I started teaching classes throughSkillshare (a wonderful platform) on The Art of Less Doing. Theoriginal goal was simply to get live feedback and hone my content,really just to see if anyone found it interesting. It turns out I wasbeing very short sighted. Incidentally, I find that it’s ok to beshort sighted as long as you keep an open mind to any otheropportunities that might…

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