Monthly Archives: September 2011

To avoid inbox insanity, start treating email more like postal mail

SPOILER ALERT: For those attending next week’s “Get Organized!” session at the Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, this is one of several points I’ll make about how to rethink email to avoid inbox insanity. If you’re not attending, or … Continue reading

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Time and information are not only NOT free–they’re not even cheap

A lot of our stress and dissatisfaction seems to stem from two intersecting problems: a belief that we have too much information to deal with, and a belief that we don’t have enough time. My strong belief is that the … Continue reading

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Delicious: a new look for old reliable

Today’s the day for the relaunch of the social bookmarking site Delicious (click here for an All Things Digital piece about the changes). The new look is the first thing I noticed, and it’s a huge improvement over a design that … Continue reading

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My interview with News Channel 15 about the upcoming Facebook changes…and a few additional comments

Here’s what News Channel 15, IPFW’s John Caulfield and I had to say last night about the upcoming changes to Facebook: And here are a few additional thoughts: I think some of the dissatisfaction I mentioned is a result of … Continue reading

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What social media tool would you keep if you could keep just one?

I’ve been hearing from a lot of people who are fatigued, frustrated and flummoxed about how much time they’re spending using social media. Google Plus seems to represent a tipping point of sorts. For a lot of people, it appears … Continue reading

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Join me for “Get Organized!” on Oct. 5

I’m very pleased to announce a new productivity seminar I’ll be conducting with Emily Osbun Bermes of Solstice Coaching and Emily Fitzgerald of Organized Living Solutions. On Oct. 5, the two Emiles and I will present “Get Organized!  How to … Continue reading

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+1’s don’t add up on Google Plus

A quick tip if you’re just getting started on Google Plus: all +1’s are not created equally. This is worth knowing, because you can share some of your +1’s on your Google Plus profile to indicate when you’ve found content … Continue reading

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