How To Reduce Stress With Simple Daily Planning

"Take care of the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves." It's not the pennies that stress us out. It's the pounds. The Benjamins, the buckaroos, the bacon, the bigger picture. BUT… when we don't take care of the smaller units… the bigger picture falls apart. That's why daily planning is essential. Inescapable. … Continue reading How To Reduce Stress With Simple Daily Planning

How Just One Workflowy Bullet Helped Me Beat Procrastination

I grew up in South Africa, where hiking was super accessible... and now further along the path in life I find myself in Brazil. A different continent, a different culture, a different city. I got to thinking about how I'd love to go on hiking trips again – but my brain always short-circuited when I … Continue reading How Just One Workflowy Bullet Helped Me Beat Procrastination

WFx: A Browser Extension That Helps You Use WorkFlowy More Productively

Note: The WFx extension is not an official WorkFlowy product. It is produced by a longtime WorkFlowy fan and evangelist, whose work we wanted to honor by posting here. It's important to understand that this plugin can access your WorkFlowy data, and that by using it you are giving an entity other than WorkFlowy permission … Continue reading WFx: A Browser Extension That Helps You Use WorkFlowy More Productively

WorkFlowy: Bringing Order to Your Creative Chaos [Screencast by Arcadia Page]

In a recent conversation with WorkFlowy user, Arcadia Page, she let me in on how absolutely indispensable WorkFlowy is to her creative work: “Workflowy is essential for helping me stay organized so I can fit in time to be creative. Once I made the mistake of not doing sprints for two weeks, and my life … Continue reading WorkFlowy: Bringing Order to Your Creative Chaos [Screencast by Arcadia Page]

Workflowy for Outlining & Brainstorming Short Stories

I came across a fantastic show-and-tell by Brandon Abbott on how he uses WorkFlowy to outline and brainstorm short stories… so I reached out to him and asked him to put together a screencast for us. In Brandon’s own words: “I write fiction the way a squirrel crosses the street. Sometimes I need a little direction. … Continue reading Workflowy for Outlining & Brainstorming Short Stories

A WorkFlowy Tool to Sort Your Life… A-Z or Z-A

This is a real quick show-and-tell of rawbytz's "sortWF" tool for WorkFlowy. All you do is: Zoom into the list you want to sort Activate the sortWF bookmarklet Click on A-Z or Z-A ... Voilà! Let's just say you've got a list of periodic table elements in WorkFlowy, sorted according to atomic number (or maybe a … Continue reading A WorkFlowy Tool to Sort Your Life… A-Z or Z-A

Dr. WorkFlowy Recalibrates Your Life – A Template for the Tough Questions

“This post is all about a simple list of questions that will help you take stock of and recalibrate your life.” For years I’ve invited WorkFlowy into the inner workings of my mind and just laid it all out. Outlining has a way of (literally) getting to the bottom of things – no matter how … Continue reading Dr. WorkFlowy Recalibrates Your Life – A Template for the Tough Questions

5 WorkFlowy Setups for Creators

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wd8aRoTULoU Jeff Eisley, has put together a fantastic WorkFlowy show-and-tell for creators – from writers to cinematographers and everyone in between.  Here's a breakdown of the video: [0:20 – 1:42] "Infinite Zoom" – Character development in screenplays and book writing. [1:42 – 4:08] "Messy Room, Messy Tags" – Inputting technical data for filming ideas on the fly … Continue reading 5 WorkFlowy Setups for Creators