- The PARA Method: A Universal System for Organizing Digital Information
This is our most popular article! Discover an organizational system that supports and enhances your work, by telling you exactly where to put a piece of information, and exactly where to find it when you need it.
- How To Take Smart Notes
Find out which 10 principles will revolutionize your notetaking and writing. It’s time to turn your notes into concrete results.
- Mise-en-Place for Knowledge Workers: 6 Practices for Working Clean
As knowledge workers we spend thousands of hours learning specialized skills. Yet, we haven’t mastered the most fundamental skill of all: how to manage our work. Here’s what we can learn from the respected culinary tradition of mis-en-place.
- The Rise of the Full-Stack Freelancer
Instead of relying on a job based on one set of skills, we’re moving towards a portfolio of income streams. This essay dives into the portfolio approach to modern work and how you can use it to your advantage.
- The 4 Levels of Personal Knowledge Management
This is the most common path of improvement we see in students of our Building a Second Brain course. Read the descriptions for each of the 4 levels, and the one that most closely matches your current experience is likely the level you’re at.