What To-Do?

Apple User? You Already Have (Almost) Everything You Need.

To-do apps are plentiful. Given that there are so many around, why has it been so difficult to find one that meets my needs?

After years spent trying most of them, I’m finally beginning to figure it out. For the first time, I now have software and a system in place that allows me to stay organised and on top of my priorities. Better still, it costs me almost nothing.

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This app changed how I work.

Every so often, a piece of software comes along that is so helpful it changes how I do my digital work. This doesn’t happen regularly, and this makes ‘Drafts’ remarkable.

Ideas come first for most of us. We think of something, and then we immediately think about the best way to capture it. The best way to capture it depends on what we plan to do with it, and so the options are many.

We immediately find ourselves in a situation where several decisions need making before we can get any further. Which detracts from the important thing, that idea you had a moment ago.

This is where Drafts comes in.

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Finally, an App That Will Help You Capture Everything.

Trying to find the right productivity apps to use gets a lot easier if you give up the illusion that there is something out there that will do everything you want it to do perfectly.

Apps that are outstanding in some ways will almost always have issues that bug you. The trick is to see if you can live with the limitations and incorporate those killer features into your workflow.

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Five Ways To Unleash the True Potential of Email.

Email is the OG. Being able to send a message to someone on the other side of the planet for free and within a few minutes was truly mind-blowing back in the eighties. It’s still pretty amazing now when you think about it.

More impressive still is that it hasn’t really changed at all in the past forty odd years. The fundamentals have remained more or less the same. It has endured. The fact that it has been pretty much universally adopted tells you all you need to know.

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