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The History of Keyboard Shortcuts: A Hidden Superpower for Productivity

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Most of us don’t give keyboard shortcuts a second look, especially when it comes to classic combos like ⌘CTRL+C and ⌘/CTRL+V. But in all their modesty, keyboard shortcuts are a true productivity superpower. In today’s article, we take a closer look at the history of keyboard shortcuts and how those simple key combinations can boost your productivity. ⌨️ A Brief Look at the History of Keyboard Shortcuts “Wait… What Is…

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Need A Second Brain? Use The Feynman Technique to Learn And Build Anything!

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The Feynman Technique is one of the simplest yet effective ways to learn new things. Whether you’re into productivity, marketing, or quantum physics, this four-step framework will help you acquire knowledge in a refreshing and surprisingly humbling way. Learning things by heart sucks. It’s monotonous, uninspiring, and you’re likely to start bleeding key facts as soon as you don’t need them. And this is where the Feynman Technique, named after…

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🏞 Project Background, Sidebar, Insert Emoji, and more!

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Hi Taskaders  🎉 We’ve worked hard to make Taskade work better for you! Here’s what’s new: ⚡️ Project Background Full-page wallpapers are back! Select “Background” in the project settings menu at the bottom left corner and customize your project. Learn more. ⚡️ Project Sidebar Open the Sidebar navigation to quickly jump between projects and spaces. ⚡️ Insert Emoji Type “:” to search and insert emojis quickly into a task. Try it out! Learn more….

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A Review of Evernote and The Powerful History of Digital Note-Taking

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There was a time when Stepan Pachikov’s Evernote—originally EverNote—was synonymous with digital note-taking. In today’s article, we take a look at the history of Evernote, the evolution of its product, and where the company stands today. 💡 Before you start… If you love note-taking like we do, be sure to check other note-taking articles on the blog when you’re done reading. 👨‍💻 Stay Organized with Collaborative Note-Taking in Remote Teams…

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How to Write a Digital Bullet Journal With Outliner Software

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In 2013, Ryder Carroll’s Bullet Journal redefined the musty art of journaling and pushed it to the mainstream. In today’s article, we revisit the BuJo method and show you how to make a digital bullet journal using outlining software. 📓 Beyond BuJo… Hungry for more note-taking and productivity tips? Check other similar articles on the blog when you’re done reading. 🕰 Supercharge Your Workflow With Classic Productivity Methods 👨‍💻 Boost…

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👍 Task Reactions, My Tasks, Desktop App Updates, and more!

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Hi Taskaders  🎉 We’ve worked hard to make Taskade work better for you! Here’s what’s new: ⚡️ Task Reactions Add emoji reactions to any tasks and collaborate together. Learn more. ⚡️ My Tasks Upgrade All of your tasks with due dates will now show up automatically in My Tasks. Filter tasks created by you or tasks you assigned to others. ⚡️ Desktop App Upgrade Our Mac, PC, and Linux apps have all been updated…

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Want the Best Startup Tools for Your Remote Team? Not So Fast!

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What are the best startup tools? Well, the ones that A) work as advertised, and B) your team actually wants to use. Simple enough, except compiling a well-integrated digital toolbox can be tricky. Here’s how to avoid common mistakes when building a dream startup stack. 🚀 Before you launch… We’ve covered a fair bit of startup ground on the blog. Be sure to check other similar articles when you’re done…

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Your Work From Home Routine Needs Self-Discipline, Not Motivation

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As Bruce Lee once said: “I fear not the man who sets his alarm for 4:30, but I fear the man who doesn’t hit snooze.”* Ok, Bruce Lee didn’t say exactly that, but he knew discipline is king. So, how disciplined are you about your work-from-home routine? The awful truth is, motivation is overrated. That’s why in today’s guide we discuss the role of self-discipline in building a reliable and…

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🚀 Upload from Google Drive, Dropbox, Instagram, Custom Repeating Tasks

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Hi Taskaders  🎉 We’ve worked hard to make Taskade work better for you! Here’s what’s new: ⚡️ Cloud Upload  You can now share files directly from Google Drive, Dropbox, Instagram, and Box in project tasks, chats, and comments with our new cloud integration! ⚡️ Custom Repeating Tasks Select custom repeat intervals for your tasks by Day, Week, Month, or Year. ⚡️ Project Banners Set a banner for each project or select none to stay focused. 🎉 Other Improvements…

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Are You Busy or Productive? A Remote Worker’s Perspective

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Busy or productive? If you’re like most fellow remoters, you probably find the two interchangeable. After all, checking off to-dos, replying to emails, making calls, and tackling errands all feel equally empowering, regardless of the nomenclature. But if that’s the case, why are burnout rates among remote workers on the rise? Multiple studies have found that ever since the pandemic started, we’ve been clocking in way more hours than we…

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16 Best Kanban Board Software Apps For Organizing Projects (Features & Pricing Reviewed)

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From WWII Spitfires through Toyota’s just-in-time manufacturing to software development, Kanban has been everywhere. For over 80 years, the framework has redefined productivity and changed the way we get things done. In today’s article, we take a look at some of the best Kanban software for your team. While you can rock Kanban with a simple analog setup, adopting a digital workflow will help you make the most out of…

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🚀 Timer Addon, New Kanban, Bulk Due Dates

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Hi Taskaders  🎉 We’ve worked hard to make Taskade work better for you! Here’s what’s new: ⚡️ Timer Addon Countdown timer is here! Add a timer to urgent tasks and get work done. ⚡️ New Kanban Board View Our board view has improved drag-n-drop reordering and keyboard shortcuts! ⚡️ Bulk Due Dates Select multiple tasks and add due dates in bulk instantly! 🎉 Other Improvements Added new templates to project creator Added autoscroll to the new Board View Drag to…

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