I was visiting with my brother-in-law this weekend. He was surprised when I pulled out a notebook and pen to jot down an idea from our conversation. He said, “A notebook! Are you going backwards, Will???”
Actually, the fact is: I love notebooks and taking notes, sketching ideas (and sometime pictures) with actual, real pen (or pencil) and paper. (Did I just hear a collective gasp in the IL network?)
Two analog note-taking ‘devices’ (err.. otherwise known as notebooks) that I use are:
Also, I have been using some printable forms to track projects.
The Printable CEO templates by David Seah are pretty cool. I have used TPT (Task Progress Tracker) and the ETP (Emergent Task Planner.)
Sometimes paper is nice and geeky too!
Have a great week and I’ll see you on the web!