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Take Control of Your Productivity by Jeff Porten

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Get Started with Your Task App

All along, you’ve been laying important groundwork for making use of your tools. So in truth, you “got started” several chapters ago, since without that preparation you’d run into much bigger difficulties when it came time to start launching apps. But you usually only have to do that once—while this “get started” is something you may come back to when you Fail Successfully or Consider Everything.

The things you do when transitioning to a new system are similar to what you’ll be doing as ongoing processes after you’re using the new one. The differences, and they’re big ones:

  • When you start, you have a lot of things to move in, and this takes time. Once you are migrated, working in your new system should take less ...

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