Change Your Game with GTD®

Change Your Game with GTD®

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Productivity tips from the UK’s leading GTD experts


How GTD Helps Us Navigate in a World of Change
Jun 30 • 26 min
When there is a lot of change happening in the world, it can sometimes leave you feeling out of control. In our latest video podcast, we discuss how Getting Things Done® (GTD®) can help you navigate in a world of change, reduce stress and overwhelm,…
Staying Sane in the New Reality - a Discussion With David Allen and Tim Harford
May 28 • 29 min
David Allen, Founder of the Getting Things Done® (GTD®) methodology, and Tim Harford, economist and Financial Times columnist, talk to Todd Brown of Next Action Associates about the current COVID-19 reality and how to stay sane during these unprecedented…
Navigating desired outcomes with GTD
May 19 • 24 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake discuss how Getting Things Done® (GTD®) helps you to navigate successful outcomes, and how adapting appropriately can help us to optimise productivity and wellbeing during challenging times.
GTD in Uncertain Times
Mar 24 • 31 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake share insights into how Getting Things Done® (GTD®) can help you stay positively and productively focused during uncertain or challenging times.
Reflecting On What Matters With GTD
Mar 10 • 32 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how to appropriately engage with many different kinds of “review” to help you feel aligned with your purpose and direction in life.
Getting The Most out of GTD®
Feb 28 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how to focus on the places GTD can benefit you most, being led by “what has your attention” to make strides with your productivity practice.
Wrangling Squishy Outcomes with GTD
Jan 14 • 31 min
In this video, Todd Brown and Robert Peake shed some light on how to “de-squish” — that is elegantly clarify — those outcomes that seem otherwise vague and ambiguous, using GTD® best practices. Getting Things Done® (GTD) provides an essential tool in…
Sharing GTD Systems at Home
Dec 10, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode of Change Your Game with GTD, Todd Brown and Robert Peake respond to listener questions about making GTD work at home, and in particular when you should—and should not—share systems with your family.
One GTD System Or Two?
Nov 5, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about the pros and cons of maintaining one GTD® system versus two (i.e. personal and professional), and give practical tips for understanding your options and making best use of your system(s) overall.
Do You Love or Hate Your GTD® Projects List?
Aug 22, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about why you might be repulsed by your GTD projects list—and what to do about it.
Quick Wins with GTD
Jul 9, 2019 • 29 min
While GTD is a comprehensive, whole-life methodology, in this video, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about some of the “quick wins” you can achieve by implementing key aspects of GTD.
Making use of Read and Review in GTD
Jun 10, 2019 • 26 min
In this video, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about the read-and-review category and how it can help you take control of information overload.
Alleviating Overwhelm with GTD
Apr 16, 2019 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how GTD® can help to mitigate overwhelm and restore a sense of positive, calm focus to your work and life.
GTD and Your Personal Best
Mar 13, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how GTD can help you adapt to changing circumstances so that you can give your personal best even in tough times.
Creating Focus, Vision, and Direction with GTD®
Dec 13, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake explore how GTD can help with the “bigger picture” of where we want to go and how to get there.
Changing Up Your GTD System
Nov 15, 2018 • 25 min
In this video, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about when it might be time to give your system a good clear-out — or even jump ship to a new tool altogether.
GTD and the Power of Clean Edges
Sep 25, 2018 • 23 min
In this video, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about what is meant by “clean edges” in the GTD methodology, and why they are so important to stress-free productivity.
Managing Others with GTD
Aug 14, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how GTD can help you manage your personal and professional relationships clearly and effectively.
GTD and FOMO
Jun 26, 2018 • 24 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how to navigate the straits between information overwhelm and fear of missing out (FOMO) using the GTD methodology.
GTD and The Hero’s Journey
May 29, 2018 • 23 min
Todd Brown and Robert Peake talk about how GTD can help you achieve—and perhaps redefine—your own heroic journey.
How GTD Helps Reduce Stress
Apr 26, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake discuss how GTD can help dramatically reduce stress levels, even in complex and challenging circumstances.
Is GTD for Me?
Apr 12, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake discuss where GTD can have the most impact, and the types of people who gravitate toward the methodology and have success with it.
How GTD is Different with David Allen
Mar 13, 2018 • 32 min
GTD is different than other approaches to personal and professional development in some fundamental ways. Join David Allen, creator of the methodology, in conversation with Todd Brown and Robert Peake.
What GTD is Not
Jan 9, 2018 • 22 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake discuss common misconceptions about GTD and lay to rest a few myths about the methodology.
Your GTD Questions Answered
Dec 12, 2017 • 29 min
In this episode, Todd Brown and Robert Peake answer questions from listeners about the nuts and bolts of making the GTD methodology work for them.
GTD and Creativity with David Allen
Dec 5, 2017 • 29 min
In this podcast, Todd Brown and Robert Peake are joined by GTD creator David Allen to discuss how the methodology can unleash creativity—even if you don’t identify as a “creative person”.
Real-Life GTD: Jimbo Barry, Music Producer
Nov 7, 2017 • 27 min
In this special episode, music producer Jimbo Barry talks with Robert Peake about how GTD supports a successful creative lifestyle.
GTD and Wellness with David Allen
Oct 24, 2017 • 21 min
In this special podcast, GTD creator David Allen joins Todd Brown and Robert Peake to discuss how GTD supports wellbeing both in and outside the workplace.
GTD for Teams, Part II
Oct 10, 2017 • 36 min
In part two of this two-part series, Todd and Robert delve deeper into the practical aspects of supporting teams with GTD best practices.
GTD for Teams, Part I
Sep 5, 2017 • 25 min
In this episode, Todd and Robert talk about how GTD can dramatically improve organisational and team effectiveness.
Sustaining GTD
Aug 3, 2017 • 33 min
Todd and Robert discuss strategies for sustaining a GTD practice over the long term.
The Higher Horizons of GTD
Jun 19, 2017 • 31 min
In this episode Todd and Robert discuss the higher horizons of GTD, which can help create a sense of direction, purpose, and higher perspective.
Engaging with Confidence
May 8, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode, Todd and Robert talk about the final, critical phase of mastering workflow—choosing how to effectively engage, or simply “do”.
Reflecting Appropriately
Feb 6, 2017 • 27 min
In this episode, Todd and Robert talk about reflecting at the right horizons in the right rhythms—including that all-important habit: the weekly review.
Organising for Success
Nov 17, 2016 • 33 min
In this episode Todd and Robert talk about how to structure the results of your thinking effectively to maximise your experience of “meaning matches location”.
Capturing for the Win
Sep 9, 2016 • 23 min
In this episode Todd and Robert talk about the first and one of the most fundamental steps in the GTD process: capturing what has your attention effectively, often, and well.
Gearing Up For Summer With GTD
Jul 14, 2016 • 25 min
In this episode Todd and Robert discuss how to make best use of summertime to unleash creative thinking and relaxed focus.
Which Tool?
May 10, 2016 • 24 min
Todd and Robert talk GTD tools: what to look for in a good one, how to get started with a new tool or switch from one to the other.
The Power of Clarifying
Apr 22, 2016 • 26 min
Todd and Robert talk about how each component of GTD in itself holds tremendous power. In this episode, they explore the value of clarifying.
The Deeper Why Of GTD
Jan 22, 2016 • 24 min
Todd and Robert of Next Action Associates share practical tips for furthering your productivity best practices, and give insight into the deeper reasons for doing the GTD methodology.
The Seasons Of GTD
Sep 23, 2015 • 27 min
In this inaugural podcast, Todd Brown and Robert Peake of Next Action Associates talk about how to use GTD practices to get the most out of the rest of 2015. Robert and Todd discuss the various rhythms of life and work that GTD can accommodate, sharing…