Don't just live in the world
Header

Data overload

November 3rd, 2016 | Posted by Amy Boughner in Personal

I have many, many systems in my life right now. There are so many things I want to do, and so many things I need to do and I use a lot of different tools to keep track of them all. The problem is that it’s all really inefficient.

My journal, my daily habits app, my checklists – paper and electronic – my calendars – paper and electronic. I like having things in more than one place so that I can double check. Triple check. Write it long form and short hand.

Lists and lists and more lists. I don’t know how to keep it all in order and have it make sense.

I have goals and tasks and chores and to-dos and appointments.

I’m concerned that I spend so much time focused on writing them down that I don’t get enough things actually done.

But it also often feels like nothing will get done if I don’t write it down so I can check it off. Unless I write it down when I’ve already done it just so I can check it off, but everybody does that.

 

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Copy Protected by Tech Tips's CopyProtect Wordpress Blogs.