GTD is a methodology, but in order to apply it, you must treat it like a martial art. It requires a gret deal of will and discipline to actually empty your RAM constantly. In the beginning is always nice and even fun to do it. You put all your little pieces of thoughts on your … Read more When You Need To Empty Your RAM – Simptoms
Probably the most expected gadget ever, the iPhone was finally announced. Following a media pressure that was almost suffocating the presentation at the MacWorld Expo in San Francisco, the iPhone is now for real. It will ship in US in June, and it seems there is a need for arrangements with other phone operators … Read more iPhone and GTD
Don Miguel Ruiz had an interesting comparison for the way our mind really works: it’s like we have inside our mind a parasite. An actual being that is fed by our fearfull thoughts, by our low self-confidence, by our endless guilt for not meeting a perfection standard that we didn’t even invent or agreed upon… … Read more Who’s Your Parasite?
Ever felt like you can actually move the mountains with one hand? Or that you could swim to the other shore of the Ocean only by pushing your legs? Or even that you could finish 20 financial reports instead of your regular ratio of 2 per day? Then, my friend, you’ve been at that time … Read more Maintaining Enthusiasm
There are a few good software providers that are also close followers of the GTD methodology out there. There are some good – although pre-release, or alpha – GTD software made by those people. The nicest thing is that every release of these software pieces come in the same wave. Once one launches a new … Read more GTD Software Race – Close Run
I spent the week-end without internet and even without opening my new shiny MacBook Pro. And it was wonderful. Not in the sense that I was runing away from problems, but in the way that I actually rested knowing that all the stuff I want to do is organized. Somehow. Somewhere accessible. In a form … Read more Emptying The RAM
I want to jot down some stuff about the digital tools I use to get things done. This would be very sketchy at the beginning, and I’ll try to add more as I go along… As I already said, I was a Linux guy for about 10 years and I just turned to Mac several … Read more Digital Tools I Use
I managed to start this blog. Today, December 13-th, 2006. Finally. I already have my Romanian blog at dragos.roua.ro, and that place should be enough for my daily – or maybe weekly ? – thoughts, impressions, opinions or comments about everything that comes through my minds. But, apparently, it isn’t. I needed this blog in … Read more Blog Alive. Why?