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Should your short-term goals be ambitious?

I'm curious if anyone has any research links on the effectiveness of setting ambitious short-term goals. I know that people vastly underestimate how much they can get done in the long-term, but I'm ...
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How to manage outgoing emails that need an answer (by date)?

Very often I sent emails that need an answer. Sometimes I need factual information, other times I just need confirmation that things are being handled. To complicate things, answers may be required ...
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Tracking a long-term goal: Need Tool

There is no painful & energizing task of visualizing the progress of long-term goal. I have been following this. It is good for planning the next immediate activities on daily(,weekly and ...
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How to change my negative thoughts into positive ones?

I am 52 yrs old. So let's see if a "old" dog can learn new tricks ;) Background info: I am in a horrible marriage and am trying very hard to make a income of my own so I can leave. I have a spine ...
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Do you use “agile results/getting results”? How do you organize it?

http://gettingresults.com/wiki/Main_Page I've been following agile results but have had a hard time coming up with a system that works nicely. Currently I have the 3 outcomes for the week in google ...
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Combining Linenberger approach with emacs

Does anybody have a good setup for combining Linenberger's approach (http://michaellinenberger.com/) with emacs (preferably org-mode)? The essence of the approach by Linenberger is to divide tasks ...
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calendar Prevent simultaneous events and move events by case

I want improve my planing via calendar tools. So I need two features to my google calendar: "Prevent (Disable / Prohibit) simultaneous events" If some events moved forward for a 2 hours, to transfer ...
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Spatial repetition several times a day (MNemosyne, Supermemo, Anki)

When I Input new material, I often want to repeat the same items several times a day, but still with intervals adapting to difficulty. How can I do this? (any software) - In Supermemo, I have tried ...
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Using multiple services in agile environment - what can we remove?

In our work environment, we're using a number of platforms to get things done, but we're at a point where we're trying to trim down our toolset and minimize cost. Does anyone have suggestions based ...
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GTD Outlook 2013 setup guide vs. 2010

I bought the GTD Outlook 2010 Setup Guide last year for some tips on configuring that version of Outlook to support the GTD process. Now I've upgraded to Outlook 2013, and there's a new Setup Guide ...