Get-It-Done Guy's Quick and Dirty Tips to Work Les

Get-It-Done Guy's Quick and Dirty Tips to Work Les

511 - How to Job Hunt the Right Way: Use Constraints

How to get a job starts with knowing what you're looking for. This simple four-part framework will help you hone your...

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510 - How to Organize Smartphone Apps for Quick Access

Eliminate smartphone slowdown with a surprisingly simple trick: Each time you use an app, drag its icon to your home...

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509 - You've Been Writing 'Thank You' Notes All Wrong

Do onerous follow-up tasks in advance, when your motivation is at its peak. Read the transcript at Check out all...

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508 - Online Shopping? Be Smart, Track Your Shipping Numbers

When you have a lot of packages in the mail, or irons in the fire, track your tracking numbers so you can move...

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507 - Make the Most of the 'Notes' App on Your Phone

Name your notes consistently, and expand into a folder of notes if needed. Read the transcript at...

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506 - Negotiating a Salary (Without Being Lowballed)

Companies use tricks to pay you as little as possible. Negotiate with integrity and honesty, and be firm. Read the...

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505 - How to Meet Commitments Using 'Urgency' and 'Importance'

When you want something to get done, make sure you manage both its urgency and its importance when you motivate...

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504 - How to Use Bookmarks to Streamline Your Workflow

Use bookmarks to take you exactly where you need to be, when you need to be there, in the combinations you need to do...

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503 - Want to Change Someone's Mind? Lead with Emotion

Convincing people and changing their minds begins by meeting them emotionally. Then and only then, can you begin to...

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502 - How to Succeed by Trying to Fail

Sometimes the best route to success is along the path that leads to failure. Read the transcript...

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501 - Is the Best Web-Building Workflow For You an All-in-One or Piecemeal Approach?

In this episode, sponsored by Weebly, Get-it-Done Guy explains the costs and benefits of all-in-one solutions and...

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500 - Use Your To-Do List to Spot Opportunity

The value in a task list is as much in what you don't get done as what you do! Here's how to mine your list for gold....

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499 - How to Psych Yourself Up with Good Self-Talk

Self-talk, inner voices, self-criticism, and self-praise are all things we do to ourselves. But it may give you...

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498 - How to Quit Social Media Using an Anti-Social-Media Buddy

Social media is addictive, manipulative, and bad. Reclaim your high-quality life by working with an anti-social-media...

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497 - How to Use 'Good Enough' to Beat Perfectionism

Perfectionism is caused by the illusion of immortality. Take away that illusion, and you'll get things done, pronto....

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496 - How to Avoid Misunderstandings When Asking Questions

When asking or answering questions, make your underlying assumptions and motives explicit. You'll get and give...

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495 - How to Tame Your Distractible Mind

How to focus when you're tempted by distraction is as easy as picking up a pencil. Read the transcript at...

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BONUS: Introducing Safe For Work

If you listen to my show, you're someone who cares about creating a workplace environment that is productive,...

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494 - How to Improve Communication by Text (and Texting)

Text is a very limited medium. Make sure you're using it so it gets your point across. Read the transcript at...

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493 - It's Not About the Tool, It's About the Workflow

Before you start using a new tool, make sure that you aren't optimizing the trees and forgetting the forest. Read...

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