Personal productivity, I’ve learned, isn’t a thing. It’s a series of things. A sequence of actions that cumulatively become something much more.
There’s a beginning but no end. Every stop along the way is the middle.
David Allen, of GTD fame, likens productivity to karate. His article below outlines his reasoning.
I’ve been a GTD practitioner for 12 years and I still consider myself a novice.
Consider how your productivity system might benefit from some reflection or an alternative point of view. If you’re in a slump a change of perspective might be in order. Sometimes a clean sweep is just what’s needed.