Last week I wrote an email that started off with “Sorry I’ve taken a while to get back to you, I have been swamped lately”. Not the first time I have written those words lately, and I don’t reckon I’m an orphan either. Because the GFC, like any garden variety recession, always seem to end up with you needing to get more done with less resources.
This isn’t news to most people, but the fact that there are courses you can do to make yourself more effective might be. If you look up “Getting Things Done” on Google, there is a vast number of resources, courses, tools and plenty of philosophies. Unfortunately I don’t really know much about them. I do however have plenty of experience with how the Australian military gets more things done, so I thought I’d share some of them. Continue reading Getting more done in lean times