Category: Win at Life

Fellow traveler seeks order & creativity in Work & life

Catching an Idea

A Practical Guide to Having Ideas

Ideas do not happen in a vacuum. Slow hunches meet the adjacent possible in a liquid environment of connected thoughts to blossom into them. This article will help you understand what nature and the history of innovation can teach you about having more ideas.

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Introduction to Networked Note-taking

Let me introduce you to the idea of Networked Note-taking and what it can do to your idea engine. We will also talk about a few applications for this new style of approaching a notes management system.

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A Practical Life OS (Ft. ClickUp)

In this article I will give you a tour of my personal Life OS setup. This includes a quick overview of my daily hardware, followed by the software and apps that make this possible. I will talk about how they come together using actual workflows.

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Effective Learning powered by Science

There is a strong body of research around learning techniques and their effectiveness. What does your learning style look like? Are you carrying over some weak practices? In any case, knowing what else is out there can help you elevate your technique.

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Gut Brain Axis and Productivity

The gut microbiome is the unsung hero of our body. It plays an active role in our physical and mental health. This post is a look at how it contributes to our productivity and what wee can do to boost it

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Life OS Elements: The ARC Model

Continuing our journey into building a Life OS. This installment crafts the logic of our digital extension and equips you to design your own

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How to be a Productivity Ninja

A structured revisit of Graham Allcott’s 2014 book, “How to be a Productivity Ninja”. Designing a powerful infographic to convey the core message of the book and cover the key insights from the author

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Introduction to Life OS

This article is an invitation to follow along if you would like to know more about what a Life OS is and to decide if it is for you. If you decide to get onboard, then this article becomes Part 1 of an ongoing series in creating and maintaining a Life OS.

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Be a Kitchen Warrior – Winning through Workflow

There is no greater lab for workflow design at home than the kitchen. Let’s break it down to its logical elements and optimize. We explore a powerful system of organization that encourages us to cook more and cook better

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A “Circadian” Boost to Work Life Balance

Working from home has opened a new chapter of self realization. Many of us were unprepared for it, but hiding behind the chaos is an opportunity. In this post we will look at how both newbies and veterans of the work from home crowd can benefit from understanding what our body’s clock is, what it does and how do we benefit from putting it to work for us instead of against us.