I Learnt

Things I have learnt over time ...

Increasing productivity using a simple magnetic whiteboard

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2 min, 220 words

Whenever I work I am always jotting down things on pieces of plain paper next to me - this could be things to do, ideas, random thoughts, planning for meetings, etc.. Every week or so I do a cull of this stack of paper and then start on a new piece of paper.

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Categories: life

Yet another productivity book summaries site

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1 min, 47 words

I came across an excellent site for summaries of productivity books. There are a lot of sites out there that provide summaries however the quality of the video summaries is excellent and seems to be updated fairly frequently.

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Categories: business

Boost productivity with meeting free days

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1 min, 145 words

It is very easy for your work week to become a random collection of meetings - all with different attendees and different agendas. For developers in particular this can cause a huge hit on productivity as their day becomes disjointed and they are unable to stay focussed for the longer periods they need for their work.

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Categories: work

A simple addition to every meeting

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1 min, 185 words

We have a lot of remote meetings as most of our team work a significant amount of time from home. Face to face meetings are much better for some types of meetings - especially workshops and retrospectives. As the level of expected collaboration increases the more it favours face to face interactions.

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Categories: work