Gatineau | Ottawa | Montreal | Paris

Monthly Archives: March 2007

Archiving e-mails with Devonthink

The IT-Enquirer has recently published Archiving Your e-Mail on a Mac OS X System, a detailed comparison of the different email archiving solutions. “DEVONthink Pro Office has one huge advantage over every other solution that you can use to archive e-mail: it uses artificial intelligence for its search capability. […] with DEVONthink Pro Office you’ll […]

Nearest book meme

Looking up “time-management” on Technorati, the first post listed, from a blog I had never visited before, was on the “Nearest book meme”. The instructions are as follows: Grab the nearest book. Open the book to page 23. Find the fifth sentence. Post the text of the next three sentences in your journal along with […]

Mark Forster: Simplify!

Mark Forster, the celebrated author of Do It Tomorrow and Get Everything Done and Still Have Time to Play, offers advice as ever full of wisdom in his latest post, Simplify!. Says he: “One of the problems about learning techniques to use our time more productively is that if we’re not careful we find ourselves […]

Highrise for GTD!

37Signals, the privately-held Chicago-based company, already known for both its Basecamp and Backpack products, has just launched another web-based application, Highrise, which seems to be an immediate success. Highrise is an online contact manager. Says the blurb: “Track leads, clients, vendors, and more. Keep track of who your business talks to, what was said, and […]

Author/speaker/coach … /blogger

Since I published a review of her book One Person/Multiple Careers: A New Model for Work/Life Success, author/speaker/coach Marci Alboher has managed to add the new slash “blogger” to her list of labels, as she launched the Heymarci Blog! yesterday. She introduces it by writing: I’m the author of ONE PERSON/MULTIPLE CAREERS: A New Model […]

Marci Alboher, One Person/Multiple Careers: A New Model for Work/Life Success

Marci Alboher, One Person/Multiple Careers: A New Model for Work/Life Success (New York: Warner Books, 2007). ISBN 978-0446696975. Marci Alboher, who describe herself as a former lawyer and an author/speaker/coach, has identified a fascinating emerging trend, the practice of leading composite careers, which she has been tracking over a period of time, conducting many interviews […]