On the path to a computer life of reasonable expectations, there will be distractions.
I could make a diary out of successes and failures at handling them but it would be quite long so I’ll cut straight to the tips because I know everyone’s in a hurry. Continue reading
For those of you who are following the MRIN Filing System I left one part out of the PowerPoint presentation.
With all files sorted into MRIN folders, there’s only one thing left; my genealogy database. Scary huge place that is, OMG. All the notes and events and research and everything. Continue reading
What I’ve been doing lately is trying to make something useful of my bookmarks. It’s not another bookmark manager that’s needed; it’s bookmark management. Continue reading
Here’s the ActionOutline alternative to yesterday’s mind map plan. Continue reading
When your to-do list is scrolling off the bottom of your monitor, what are you going to choose to do today? Enter the 30 minutes per day list. Continue reading
As we approach winter in the Northern Hemisphere, this is as good a time as any to consider computer inventory. Continue reading
It’s long past time to write a compilation of the MRIN Filing System. Over the years my use of it has changed and changed and changed. Continue reading
Since January 1st, I’ve worked the desktop to-do list down to where I’ve finished some of my 2012 goals. The ones that had a ‘have-to’ feel about them. Continue reading
After a year and a half with Windows 7 I’ve finally had a look at how Libraries work. I’ll give you the prognosis first. Not what I was hoping for. Continue reading
The desktop mind map that I started using New Year’s Day is a study of time. Not enough time. Wasted time. The value of my time. What am I going to do with my time? How much time does it take? How do I balance my time? Continue reading