Allen’s ‘Getting Things Done’ provides some useful insights about planning and prioritising what to do next, and creating a trustworthy organising system that gives relief, and replace an unreliable one causes stress. As long as we keep our activities in our head they will continue to haunt us when we least want to, such as when we sleep.
‘Be green, keep it on the screen’ has become my alert every time I consider hitting the print-button or taking out my pen and paper. Do I really need to print whatever document or email I receive? From organiser wallet to smartphone, from documents on my desk to documents on my desktop – this is how I am going paperless.