Posts filed under: To-Do List

If you are like me, you look at your to-do list and ask, “When will I get it all done?” At what point will we get up one morning and see that there is nothing on the list? More importantly,...
When I talk about composing a task list where the items will actually be accomplished, wording the tasks so that they are crystal clear means the difference between the desire to dig in and the tendency to procrastinate. The Eye...
The November 2007 issue of Fast Company included an article by Dan & Chip Heath entitled, “Analysis of Paralysis.” The essence of the article is captured in the sentence which ended the article’s first paragraph: “Simplicity allows people to act.”...
Click on “Options” and choose “Due Date” as the way you want to sort your tasks....
Click the track wheel and select “Hide Completed.” This will keep all of your completed tasks from continuing to show in your task list....
Take a look at your to-do lists from the last few days. How do you feel about how they were organized and what you accomplished? For the most part, are your tasks grouped by context—phone calls listed together so that...
• These are the categories I have in my Palm task list: Building–This category houses all of the tasks that I need to accomplish when I leave the school office and go out into the building. These include reminders to...
I don’t know who originally thought up the idea of the to-do list. I have no doubt, however, that as soon the first to-do list grew to more than about 5 items, the question arose, “How do I know which...