The Eisenhower Matrix and Todoist

The most urgent decisions are rarely the most important ones.
- Dwight D Eisenhower

The 34th president of United States, Dwight Eisenhower, was considered a time management expert and had the ability to get everything done when it needed to be done.

The Eisenhower matrix is a productivity method to help you evaluate your work and decide what needs done in a more efficient manner. It focuses on urgency and importance. This matrix allows you to set priorities by urgency and importance to help you decide what work should be done first, and what work should be handed off to someone else. [Read more…]

Can’t Keep up? Make a Waiting For List

You live in a world that depends on other people to get work done. On any day you could be waiting for a handful of people to take action on something before you can take the next step on a project. So how do you keep track of all those items? [Read more…]

Bullet Journal Didn’t Work for Me

The Bullet Journal is an analog productivity system used for capturing everything during your day (todos, appointments, notes).   Everything is written down in one chronological list. Each month you clean up your list and sort through whatever todos haven’t been check off yet. The creator, Ryder Carroll, described it as… [Read more…]

How I Do my Weekly Review

A good weekly review is important in my productivity. It allows me to evaluate my recent actions and plan out the following week. The weekly review also gives me a chance to catch up with everything. [Read more…]

3 Tips to Overcome Perfectionism

Perfectionism is stopping you from growing your business, building your cause, and doing what you love. It’s important to face this problem head on. Here are 3 tips to overcome perfectionism. [Read more…]

Mac Trick No. 002: Deleting Mac Apps in Record Time

Here’s a quick and simple solution for deleting Mac apps in record time! It uses Alfred, my favorite productivity app, and a handy little app that scans your system for related files for a thorough uninstall. [Read more…]

Mac Trick No. 001: Applications in the Finder Toolbar

Even though there are great alternative file managers for the Mac, I’ve stuck with Finder. Here is my first in a long series of Mac tricks that I hope you find helpful. [Read more…]

Color Shades in Web Design

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Part 1: An Introduction to Foundation

Today, I’m going to give an introduction to Foundation, a front-end framework for building website and web applications. Let’s go over the main elements of Foundation.

Responsive

Foundation is a flexible system that fits into multiple screen sizes and devices. This has become very popular with the rise in mobile users. Foundation is even set for any other device that may come about in the future (even Google Glass).
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Advance Color Picking

http://youtu.be/3OuAjPqAV1M

Colors are important in design. Use this advanced technique to quickly grab colors from any application, search for it’s complimentary values, shades, and tones using the Color Hexa website. [Read more…]