• Use a checklist to control your email addiction So what was your most terrible anti-productive habit in 2012? Mine was checking email. On my desktop, iPad and iPhone, morning, noon, night, between and during and before and after everything else. Killing this habit in 2013 would be the #1 thing I could do to increase productivity. And maybe, just maybe, I’ve chanced upon […] Bob Walsh One response January 1, 2013
  • Inner Productivity by Chris Edgar (Weekend Media Review is a new section here at 47Hats. Why Media instead of Books? Because I now find myself – probably like you – “reading” a lot more media than paper books: digital books,  audio books, YouTube presentations, podcasts, iTunes U and more.) Every so often I come across a productivity book that stops […] Bob Walsh 2 responses December 27, 2009
  • 5 tips for focusing on your MicroISV In some ways, it’s the hardest hat a microISV can wear: how do you stay focused and keep moving forward as you build your microISV? It’s not easy, as “The Tired One” lamented in this post at Business of Software recently, but it can be done. But first, you’re going to have to disenthrall yourself […] 4 responses June 6, 2008
  • On power outages and 50 hour weeks. Sometimes life smacks you upside your head with a lesson you need to learn. Today was one of those days for me – not as bad as my friend Matt had last week – but definitely eye-opening. Start when you wake up, ready for another day of trying to achieve your goals, complete your projects, […] 2 responses March 12, 2008