Here are this month’s free planners – just in time for a good monthly review and planning session. Enjoy!
- Thanks for checking out the Monthly Action Planner! There were 747(!) downloads last month, making this the second-most popular download – second only to the Productivity Heatmap. Speaking of that one…
- The Productivity Heatmap has been downloaded over 10,000 times! I’ll be doing a revision on it soon which will make it a lot more usable. Thanks for the support!
- There are more planners on the way soon - keep your eyes open! (You might also want to join the Newsletter for sneaky peakies – it’s in the right sidebar.)
Wow, it’s November already?! Where did the year go? Be careful with your plans this month and remember that Thanksgiving will have an effect on what you’re able to do. Something else to keep in mind, though, is that it’s not that you’ll have to do less; it’s just that you’ll be doing other important things.
Monthly Action Planner – New!
Basic idea: Projecting effectiveness further into the future requires a more holistic view of your objectives.
Use when: You’re doing your month planning and review – this planner can be used with either the Productivity Planners or the Freelancer Workweek.
For more information: The Monthly Action Planner
Basic idea: We are more productive at some times rather than others.
Use when: You’re trying to figure out when you’re the most productive.
For more information: How Heatmapping Your Productivity Can Make You More Productive
Download: Blank Daily Productivity Heatmap (64770)
The Productivity Planner Series:
Basic Idea: Once you know when you work best, why not plan your weeks and days around that information? Do more work in less time by leveraging your natural rhythms.
Use when: You’re planning your day or week.
For more information: Read the Productivity Planners User Guide (28985)
The Productivity Jumpstarter
Basic Idea: Sometimes we’re running around being busy but aren’t really being productive. This aid helps you stop running in circles and start making meaningful progress on your goals.
Use when: You have no idea what you should be doing and are tired of running in circles.
The Blog Post Planner and Calendar
Basic Idea: Brainstorming and planning your posts ahead of time may help you have a more streamlined, consistent, and insightful blog. Your mileage may vary, but it’s worth a shot!
Use when: You want to improve your blogging posts and habits.
For more information: The Blog Post Planner and Calendar – skip down to “How to Use These Planners” if you don’t need to be sold on why to use them.
The Freelancer Workweek
Basic Idea: Some of us work better to task than to time, and we need a planner that addresses how we work rather than making us fit how we work into it. This is a great one for freelancers and entrepreneurs.
Use when: You’re tired of time-based planners and want to get clarity on what needs to be done.
For more information: The Freelancer Workweek – skip down to “How to Use This Planner” if you don’t care about the design methodology.