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Why Superpowers Are the Purpose of My Books

Ever since 2007, when I relaunched my efforts to improve time-based productivity, I have wanted to deliver more than tips, tricks, and shortcuts. Instead, I argued that people need to learn how to improve their current system. After all, without this

Posted in New Product / Service

How to Overcome a Failure to Schedule Everything

In Perfect Time-Based Productivity I described a Green Belt as someone who scheduled all their tasks. Well, now there’s an upgrade to that advice, a fact that I plan to include in a new edition available later this year. You

Posted in New Ideas / Research, New Product / Service

A school for scheduling everything

This is a bit of a heads up. 2Time Labs is launching something new – Schedule U. And yes, it’s a school to help people who want to schedule everything! At the moment, there’s not much to see, but you

Posted in New Ideas / Research

Update on Writing a New Edition

It’s time to get to work on crafting an updated version of Perfect Time-Based Productivity. Why? Here are a few reasons. Reason 1 – No longer following my own advice Shortly after my book was published in November 2014, I

Posted in Presenting the Book

Can Time Be Managed?

In my books, I have raised the following questions: Can Time Be Managed? Does Time Management Exist? Is the Phrase “Time Management” a Misnomer? These are more than esoteric issues. Each year, people invest millions of dollars, hundreds of hours

Posted in New Ideas / Research

How my book can help app designers

When I wrote my book, I had a hunch that it could prove to be useful to designers of productivity apps, devices, planners and other aids. I didn’t exactly know how, but I saw instances where a poor understanding of

Posted in Designers and Developers

The Warned and Informed Selves

Top productivity today means setting up ways to manage specific kinds of information. In the prior article on the Interrupted Self (part of The Notified Self), I described the need to set up interruptions so that you never run late

Posted in New Ideas / Research

How High Performers Convert Single Behaviors into Habits

There’s no way to achieve long-term professional success without learning how to convert critical behaviors into habits. It’s a skill that’s not taught in the workplace, even though it’s key to accomplishing all worthwhile goals. How can you develop this

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Updated Infographic comparing Listers and Schedulers

The originalarticle can be found here.

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The Notified Self is Now Launched

Ever since the completion of Perfect Time-Based Productivity, I have known that I left some gaps in its coverage of the 11 Fundamentals. If you have read the book you may have noticed – I have lots of detailed experience

Posted in New Ideas / Research