Unplugging from the Collective Electronic Consciousness

It’s hard to believe that November is almost over. What’s even more amazing is how good I’m feeling. So far the Long Dark isn’t kicking my ass the way it has in recent year. Yes, I have less energy and want to sleep more. I chalk some of that up to aging. What I haven’t […]

My Daily Bullet Journal Routine

One of the hardest things about having a productivity routine is remembering to follow it. If you’re not looking at your bullet journal regularly, adding to it and checking things off when they’re completed, you won’t get a lot of value out of it. So by request, here’s my daily bullet journal routine. It’s pretty […]

Bullet Journal as Project

Productivity systems run the risk of becoming projects unto themselves. Rather than supporting your life, maintaining the system becomes a goal. Instead of reducing work, it adds to it. I went through this with Franklin Covey, Trello, Evernote, 43 Folders, you name it. The time and energy lost to upkeep defeated the purpose of the […]