We all have so many ideas.
It’s what you do with all these ideas that matters! I am creating tooling to help you with these challenges. Like the BetterJournaling® suite.
- Helping you avoid distraction by shiny new ideas.
- Organize and direct your fast-thinking mind toward the right action-plan now.
- Choosing the right idea to get started (and stick with it!).
If I can do it, so can you!
You know, I once suffered from having too many ideas. It kept me from reaching my goals because I was so distracted by every new idea in my head. All I had to show for it, was a pile of project-beginnings and nothing tangible. This intriqued me, why do we get stuck and abandon the ideas we at first loved so much? Are some people just not ‘suitable‘ or others ‘lucky’? I refused to believe that and studied succesfull people, my own behavior and of those around me to find they answers.
It turns out it is not rocket-science. A few simple measures, persistance and discipline.
The answer lies in journaling
I realized journaling was the single most important thing a person can do to improve themselves: their believes, actions and productivity. But no planner or journal was good enough for me. I ended up customizing my Moleskines and it dawned on me that I should create and publish my own journal with a supporting mobile app and website. The journal is already available: Day by Day a 13-week journal by BetterJournaling®.
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5 steps to idea extraction
Don’t keep ideas locked up in your mind. In case you get stuck or distracted, use the Idea Journal to capture and organize your stream of ideas.
Idea evaluation matrix
Do or delegate?
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