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Getting Things Done DC (GTD DC) Productivity Meetup

  • Feb 20, 2013 · 7:30 PM
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DC GTD Meetup Agenda

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I. Introductions + Overview (7:30 PM)

Each member will introduce himself/herself, tell us what you do professionally, your history with GTD, and a recent success/challenge with your GTD implementation. We'll give a few minutes to discuss solutions to the challenges we all share.

II. Book Discussion: Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength by Roy F. Baumeister and John Tierney

(8:00 PM - 8:50PM)

From Amazon.com:

Pioneering research psychologist Roy F. Baumeister collaborates withNew York Times science writer John Tierney to revolutionize our understanding of the most coveted human virtue: self-control. Drawing on cutting-edge research and the wisdom of real-life experts,Willpower shares lessons on how to focus our strength, resist temptation, and redirect our lives. It shows readers how to be realistic when setting goals, monitor their progress, and how to keep faith when they falter. By blending practical wisdom with the best of recent research science, Willpower makes it clear that whatever we seek—from happiness to good health to financial security—we won’t reach our goals without first learning to harness self-control.

If you haven't read it, never fear, here's a book summary so you can be join the conversation without missing a beat:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nkxdRSLVl50Zmy1V7vjM3caPH-LopjjqrutEAwwbRNk/edit?usp=sharing


Reminder: if you're joining the Productivity Book Group on March 2, we're reading the first few chapters of Getting Things Done. Details: https://plus.google.com/b/107492583543074762156/events/c9jqpg9vq8n5mu6sh9gdq4q1rt0

Come join us in a lively discussion of this book that many have already gained so much from. One member of our group even learned about GTD from this book!

III. GTD Resource Sharing (8:50PM)

This is where everyone can offer a book title, tip/trick or item that has helped them in their life either with GTD or otherwise.

I ENCOURAGE EVERYONE TO BRING SOME KIND OF GTD OR PRODUCTIVITY RESOURCE THEY KNOW ABOUT OR USE TO OFFER TO THE GROUP!

IV. Announcements / Closing Remarks (8:55 PM)

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Outstanding meeting, great comments and group participation

    February 21, 2013

  • Albert C.

    Great discussion on the book Willpower! It was great seeing old and new faces at the meetup!

    February 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Can't find you guys

    February 20, 2013

  • ramona

    Too cold brrrr!

    February 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm a newbe to this group but have been using GTD for a while. I'm really interested to hear what others have to suggest.

    January 21, 2013

    • Ray

      We look forward to meeting you at GTDDC, David! I'm sure you'll have much to contribute to the group and vice versa.

      February 18, 2013

  • Dianne

    I haven't come in a while, I hope nothing prevents it this month ... Still using all the techniques.

    1 · February 2, 2013

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