Don’t Drown !
How I have kept my self from drowning in the flood of
   information to keep track of on a daily basis
Agenda

• Tools of the trade
• Idea tracking
• Workflow
• Meetings notes/etc
• Sync everything
ninth Division
real legit growing apple platforms development
              company in omaha, ne
             www.ninthdiv...
Warning
i’m no expert on this.
Memory is deceptive because it’s colored by
todays events
                                    - Einstein


We have all for...
Problems

• Synchronization
• Events, Tasks, Calendar items
• Websites, blogs, bookmarks
• Ideas, Information, Research in...
X
X
X
Lots of other examples
Software
Evernote
Remember Everything
Evernote

• Mac
• iPhone
• PC
• Web
• Notes, ideas, webpages, pdf
Things.app
All tasks, short thoughts, todos, milestones, tasks
Idea Tracking
Basecamp
Connect with your clients
Basecamp

• All my client projects are always housed on
  Basecamp when contract is signed.
• Every bit of communication h...
Freshbooks
http://www.freshbooks.com
MobileMe
http://www.apple.com/mobileme
Google Sync
http://www.google.com/sync
Google Voice

• Keep all voice mail there and archived
• My caller id log, never goes away
• Mails me the voice mail / sms
My Inbox

• Not about the mail client, but how you
  manage it.
• When you read it, move it.
• I put followup items in Thi...
Voice Memos

• iPhone 3GS app to do voice recording
• Great for quick items on the road
• Great for meetings
• ALWAYS RECO...
Audience
ninth Division
real legit growing apple platforms company in omaha, ne

                  www.ninthdivision
              ...
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer
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Tools and Workflow I use as an Indie Developer

  1. 1. Don’t Drown ! How I have kept my self from drowning in the flood of information to keep track of on a daily basis
  2. 2. Agenda • Tools of the trade • Idea tracking • Workflow • Meetings notes/etc • Sync everything
  3. 3. ninth Division real legit growing apple platforms development company in omaha, ne www.ninthdivision @ninthdivision
  4. 4. Warning i’m no expert on this.
  5. 5. Memory is deceptive because it’s colored by todays events - Einstein We have all forgot more than we can remember - Aldous Leonard Huxley
  6. 6. Problems • Synchronization • Events, Tasks, Calendar items • Websites, blogs, bookmarks • Ideas, Information, Research info • What did that guy said that time...
  7. 7. X
  8. 8. X
  9. 9. X
  10. 10. Lots of other examples
  11. 11. Software
  12. 12. Evernote Remember Everything
  13. 13. Evernote • Mac • iPhone • PC • Web • Notes, ideas, webpages, pdf
  14. 14. Things.app All tasks, short thoughts, todos, milestones, tasks
  15. 15. Idea Tracking
  16. 16. Basecamp Connect with your clients
  17. 17. Basecamp • All my client projects are always housed on Basecamp when contract is signed. • Every bit of communication happens there. • All assets are there
  18. 18. Freshbooks http://www.freshbooks.com
  19. 19. MobileMe http://www.apple.com/mobileme
  20. 20. Google Sync http://www.google.com/sync
  21. 21. Google Voice • Keep all voice mail there and archived • My caller id log, never goes away • Mails me the voice mail / sms
  22. 22. My Inbox • Not about the mail client, but how you manage it. • When you read it, move it. • I put followup items in Things.app
  23. 23. Voice Memos • iPhone 3GS app to do voice recording • Great for quick items on the road • Great for meetings • ALWAYS RECORD MEETINGS!
  24. 24. Audience
  25. 25. ninth Division real legit growing apple platforms company in omaha, ne www.ninthdivision @ninthdivision Andy Peters @andypeters
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