Getting Things Done® podcast from GTDnordic

Getting Things Done® podcast from GTDnordic

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Interviews with extraordinary GTD’ers + the best …


Using Affirmations as a GTD’er
May 26 • 23 min
What are affirmations, what are the benefits and how can you use them as a GTD’er? In this episode, you’ll hear Morten and Lars’ perspectives on affirmations and learn how to use them yourself. You’ll get a lot of ideas for how to craft your own and also…
What it’s like to be a GTD Trainer?
May 12 • 32 min
What’s it like to be a GTD® Trainer? How do you become one? In this episode, Morten and Lars will walk you through the steps in becoming a GTD Trainer, if you had ever thought about what that might look like. You’ll also be invited to join our upcoming…
How to evaluate your own GTD practice
Apr 28 • 26 min
How good are you at doing GTD? Where are your biggest areas of improvement? In this episode, Morten and Lars share two different tools that will help you assess your own GTD practice. - The GTD-Q test - The GTD® Practicioner Competency Self Assessment…
How to approach the Corona virus as a GTD’er
Apr 14 • 23 min
The Corona virus impacts everyone around the world - how does a GTD’er deal with such turbulent times? In this episode, Morten and Lars walk you through steps to take from a GTD perspective, to handle such life changing events. This includes - Reviewing…
Listener questions: Getting email to Zero with GTD, Time blocking
Mar 31 • 30 min
It’s time for listener questions! In this episode, we cover questions on time blocking and email management. Should you block time for your work and when could you do that? How do you process emails most effectively? How should you organize your emails?…
A very special interview with GTD author David Allen
Mar 18 • 33 min
In this episode Morten talks to David Allen, originator of GTD! A fun and quite different episode, where we decided to aim for questions that David HADN’T been asked before - such as… - What is the most surprising place GTD has taken you? - What place…
Using GTD as a CSO with Christian Solmunde Michelsen
Mar 3 • 19 min
In this episode Lars talks GTD with Christian Solmunde Michelsen, Head of Sales and Marketing at Maersk Training in Denmark. Christian is a long time GTD’er who shares how he came across GTD, how he it has helped him both at work and at home, the tools he…
Most common pitfalls in GTD
Feb 18 • 22 min
We all fall off the GTD wagon at times, what are the most common pitfalls that we see? Both Morten and Lars thought they had a solid GTD practice set up until they really started to dig in to the material, so they speak both from personal experience as…
GTD & LEAN with Jonas Langeteig
Feb 4 • 25 min
In this episode, our special guest is GTD’er and LEAN fanatic Jonas Langeteig. He is head of The Lerøy Way Office and responsible for implementing GTD and LEAN at Lerøy. He is also a certified GTD Trainer for in-house seminars in Lerøy and he has some…
Tweak your GTD system
Jan 21 • 34 min
“How do you tweak your GTD system the right way? We know that GTD works but you also have to tailor it to make it work best for you. How do you do that? What can you tweak and what are common ways to do it? Listen to this episode to get tips for tweaking…
GTD & Creativity with Emil Sunesen
Jan 7 • 28 min
Where do ideas come from and how can we use that in GTD? This special interview episode will dive into that topic with Emil Sunesen, practical creativity expert with a background in Digital Innovation and Management. What are ideas? How can we better…
GTD for Families
Dec 11, 2019 • 28 min
What’s it like to use GTD as a family? That’s what we look into in this episode, based on Morten and Lars’ personal experience in their own families as well as from coaching clients’ experiences. Can a child use GTD to clean up his/her room? How does it…
GTD for Teams
Nov 26, 2019 • 20 min
GTD is about personal productivity but how does it impact an organization? Which parts of GTD are most used in relation to gaining a shared overview and collaborating with others? Horizons of Focus, Natural Planning Model®, Projects, Next Actions etc are…
Capture Tools in GTD
Nov 12, 2019 • 23 min
The topic of this episode is a question from one of our listeners: What tools to use for capturing while driving/running? That turned into a whole episode about capture tools - what tools do you find in Morten and Lars’ tool belts? And what should you…
The Natural Planning Model from GTD
Oct 30, 2019 • 27 min
The Natural Planning Model (chapter 3 in the GTD-book) is an amazing model to think through your projects and it’s probably one of the most underused elements of GTD! So be sure to listen to this episode, we can almost promise you that you’ll want to…
What are the Horizons of Focus in GTD?
Oct 15, 2019 • 36 min
In this slightly longer episode, we dive deep into the Horizons of Focus. What are they and how do they fit into the GTD methodology? Or maybe you already know how important these can be - how do I get started? We also touch on how to use these in your…
GTD Project and Action Support Material
Oct 1, 2019 • 15 min
What’s the difference between reference material and support material for actions and projects? And what types of support materials are common? This episode is a bit shorter than previous episodes, but it contains a lot of good and practical tips. Where…
The Three-fold Nature of Work & The Limiting Criteria
Sep 17, 2019 • 19 min
Your day is already split into three different types of work, even though you may not be aware of it! What are they and why are they relevant? How do you take these into account when setting your expectations for what you can get done? How do you decide…
Step 5 in GTD: Engage
Sep 3, 2019 • 24 min
We are at the end of our walkthrough of the five steps to manage your workflow. In this episode we cover the fifth and final step: Engage! Listen to this episode to learn about choosing what to work on using the limiting criteria, the Horizons of Focus to…
Step 4 in GTD: Reflect
Aug 21, 2019 • 29 min
This episode covers the fourth of the five steps to manage your workflow, Reflect! Now is the time to take a step back and review your work and life from a higher perspective… In this episode we focus on a keystone habit in GTD: The Weekly Review. We go…
Step 3 in GTD: Organize
Aug 7, 2019 • 25 min
This episode covers the third of the five steps to manage your workflow, Organize! In Clarify you decided what to do about your stuff, now it’s time to place them where they belong. What lists or places are typically used by GTD’ers in this step? Where do…
Step 2 in GTD: Clarify
Jun 26, 2019 • 27 min
This episode covers the second of the five steps to manage your workflow, Clarify! Learn how you figure out what all the stuff you captured means to you. How do you apply this step, what should you be aware of when you walk through it, what can you expect…
Step 1 in GTD: Capture
Jun 12, 2019 • 23 min
The first “real” episode of the podcast where Morten and Lars focus on the first of the five steps in GTD: Capture! What’s the science behind this, what tools do we use and what is our experience with using this step e.g. regarding notifications. Links…
What is GTD and how will you benefit from it?
May 26, 2019 • 23 min
What is GTD? How will you benefit from using the techniques? How did Morten and Lars start using GTD and how did it help them? Those are the topics of this very first episode of the Getting Things Done podcast from GTDnordic. Links referenced: - This Week…