Getting Things Done (GTD) – Stress-Free Productivity | WBNL Coaching
One of the books on our recommended reading list is David Allen's Getting Things Done – The Art of Stress-Free Productivity. The basic premise of the book is to get everything out of your head, off your mind and into a trusted system you know you will use. Older time and resource management systems can be inefficient in today's fast-paced, multi-tasking world. Our minds are powerful instruments – constantly reminding us of things to do, unfinished projects, seemingly endless "open loops" of information. Our stress levels are increased when we don't have a method of emptying these thoughts and collecting them in a system that we individually trust and know we will use. When we have a trusted method to collect and hold the thoughts, to-dos, and the "stuff" that comes up in our lives and business, we can respond efficiently and return quickly to a calm state. Clearing the mind and being flexible are essential. Basic requirements for managing commitments If it's on your mind, t