This week I am sharing 10 productivity tools that are working well for me right now.
10 favorite productivity tools
For each of these productivity tools I share what productivity purpose it serves, how I use it, what I like about it, and a couple of alternatives you might want to check out.
1. Sleep aid apps
- iOS calendars, but I view them all with Calendars 5
- Google Calendars
- Outlook calendar
- Tons of paper calendars to choose from!
3. Pen & paper
- Various notebooks and nice pens
- 3×3 sticky notes to do an emergency to-do list
- Legal pads
- The timer on your watch or phone (but beware the risk of looking at email or seeing alerts when you check the timer and then get distracted)
- Any kitchen timer
- Amazon timer cubes
- Someone who knows me, who I know cares about me but who will tell me the truth, kindly.
- A coach or a counselor
6. Password manager
- TextExpander (disclosure: TextExpander is a longtime sponsor of the podcast, although not sponsoring this episode)
- Phrase Express
- Breevy (for Windows)
8. Video Conferencing
9. Smart Watch
What do you think?
Do you use any of these tools, or are there others I didn’t mention that you find indispensable? Please share them in the comments section below this post or in The Productive Woman Community Facebook group, or send me an email.
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