I recently decided to create my first for real product to help people make every minute count for something great. Naturally I decided to do it on something related to Trello, since I've got a process that has changed my life (and others, too!). I've had a lot of people ask me about how I … Continue reading What I Learned While Creating Project 1440’s First Product
A few weeks ago I fulfilled one of my long time dreams. I got to take a tour of Trello HQ. It was amazing. As I walked up to the building, I tried to prepare myself to act normal and cool and not act star struck. That lasted for about two seconds, until I got … Continue reading I Visited Trello HQ… And It Was Awesome
In true essentialism form, this is probably the shortest book summary I've written to date. It's such a powerful book that has changed the way I view productivity, yet everything it contained in such conscise words of wisdom. I recommend reading the entire book, but if you want to get started or if you just … Continue reading Summary of Essentialism by Greg McKeown
You can easily find a million blog posts about how to stay productive during the holidays. But I think we do a bad job of thinking about this subject. We put the cart before the horse. Maybe we should start by asking "should we be productive during the holidays"? Maybe we're thinking through it all … Continue reading Should I Be Productive During the Holidays?
I read The Art of Living by Bob Proctor a few months ago. It made me spend a lot of time thinking about "what's the right perspective I need to have in order to succeed?" There are a lot of quotes from the Art of Living that made me reflect on how I view my … Continue reading Quotes from the Art of Living by Bob Proctor
We’re faced with so many choices in life. There are a million things that we can do. It’s a little overwhelming sometimes. How do you decide what to work on, and how do you decide if something is a valuable use of your time? That’s something I’ve spent the last couple years of my life … Continue reading How Do You Decide What To Work On?
It's tough when you want to talk about that new process or tool, but no one's interested. You're super excited about Zapier and this new zap you set up, or you found a new hack on your Trello board that's going to save you tons of time. Your friends don't care quite as much as … Continue reading Want To Connect With Other Productivity Enthusiasts?
Alrighty, welcome to the group 🙂 We're glad to have you! I've gotten some feedback that it's good to have some guidelines in place, and as this group grows, I just want to make sure we're prepared for anything! Not expecting any trouble but just want to make sure everything is clear! If you have … Continue reading Project 1440 Slack Community Guidelines
It’s that time of year - Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday. (Don’t forget to set your clocks back.) But have you ever wondered why we set our clocks forward and backward? And have you ever wondered how Daylight Savings Time affects productivity? Maybe it’s just me, but I feel like the end of Daylight … Continue reading Times Are A Changin’ : How Daylight Savings Time Affects Productivity
You might wonder what productivity has to do with your budget planning. You’re not following a productivity blog to learn how to manage your finances. Who are you? Some economic nerd? But the truth is, if you aren’t managing your finances, at least ONE of these things is happening in your life: a) you’re always … Continue reading [RESOURCE] Increase Your Productivity By Managing Your Finances