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Concentration - focus on one thing at a time so as to do each task better and faster.
Relocation - Relocate to a place closer to places you frequent or a small town. Activity Allocation - Schedule rigid times for every activity of your day. Manipulation - Manipulate people to achieve your goals more quickly. Enslavement - Enslave the human race to maximize your work output.
What kind of family? If your children/spouse, you should make the time to spend with them. If siblings or parents or cousins of something, you can explain that you'd like to block out X time to do Y. And you'll spend time with them the next night, on the weekend, etc. Or see if you can to them together. Watching TV doesn't have to be alone.
You can view the urgency zones as contexts. You can then setup your system in org mode using the contexts Critical Now, Opportunity Now, and Over-the-Horizon. Everything works the same as in GTD, except that you use the contexts in a different way.
Using the Kanban method can simply be a way to further organize your GTD workflow. I personally use KanbanFlow and really like it. It gives you a lot of options and flexibility for organising your workflow. It also has built in Pomodoros which I also recommend trying. I think it's best to consider all of the available options and settle on a system that ...
Keep a separate list of important concepts and formulae to revise as often as possible. Master the applications of the formulae. If there are any doubts clear them with your teacher as soon as possible;don't leave clearing of doubts till the last day. Study basic concepts from NCERT books and practice both examples and questions given in NCERT. Give extra ...
This was part of the original vision of Kibotzer (kibitzing robot) but we've gotten away from that aspect. There are lots of other things that solve tiny subsets of the problem you have in mind, like HassleBot and the now moribund Sandy. Here are some proposed alternatives to the latter: http://ask.metafilter.com/107735/Alternatives-to-I-Want-Sandy
I think storing the complete list of tasks outside of the brain is part of many time-management systems, including GTD you've mentioned. I don't remember GTD advocating detailed and rigid planning though - I think it is more about easily finding the next actionable item. For the methods of prioritizing the tasks for your day/session you could check Mark ...
Much of personal productivity methodology seems to be based on reducing the strain on the brain of deciding what to do. No, it isn't. Methodologies you refer to are about making decisions once and at a right time, instead of dragging them along, and about externalizing memory (since our brain seems to be more fit for recognition rather than ...
For help in doing activities like adding reminders and adding calendar appointments two specific devices spring to my mind: The Cortana digital assistant on Windows Phone 8.1 devices does all of these activities and integrates with your phone. You can use your voice to add reminders, calendar appointments and much more. More activities that Cortana can do ...
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