[Editor’s Note: This article was written by the CTL’s Laurie Hansen.]
According to Dave Crenshaw, author of The Myth of Multitasking, “Doing it all gets nothing done.” Multitasking affects us in the following ways:
- Time per task increases
- Quality decreases
- Stress increases
In his Get Time Webinar, a teaser for his products including Get Time Boot Camp, one of the systematic changes he suggests is a “clean mind.” Crenshaw suggests using a notebook or technology like reQall to jot down ideas and notes to document digitally as this frees your mind. Hmmm… sounds a lot like GTD! At the end, Dave wraps up with a personal story that hits home.
Can you find more time in your 168 hour week?