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The Productivity Habits by Ben Elijah

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TRIGGERS

IDEAS CAN STRIKE AT ANY TIME

Ideas are a synthesis of both new information and information which exists in memory. They can strike at any time, and not always when convenient. You might be in a meeting that sparks off an idea which is relevant but, equally, you might find that the red cufflinks worn by the guy sitting opposite you remind you to buy new curtains for your child’s bedroom.

Ideas can be useful right now, or only tangentially-related to what you’re doing. This means they can be distracting, but still important.

There are lots ...

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