Thursday, 23 January 2020

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Plannerverse - Episode 97

How To Get Out Of Stuck. 

Changes in our lives or our circumstances can often throw ourselves out of balance. At times like these it is increasingly important to use your planner to the full.

We discuss how your planner can help you get out of these sticky situations.

Thank you to all our Patreon supporters in helping bringing you this episode.

Thank you to Maria Clelia Talò for the topic suggestion.

If you have ideas for future episodes, please send them to podcast at philofaxy dot com

Show Notes (timings approximate)
00:00 - Introductions.
01:50 - Article - Challenging Success via Failure by Carlin Flora.
04:00 - Everything appears to be under control... or is it!
05:30 - Keeping life/work flowing whilst coping with unexpected events.
08:00 - Reducing your stress levels.
09:30 - Always write it down, do not attempt to memorise everything.
11:00 - Helping you get out of stuck.
16:00 - Defining the indicators to confirm your success.
17:30 - Reach out to the planner community to help your planner issues.
19:30 - Using other resources.
22:00 - Suggested Instagram hash tag #stevesmessyplanner
24:00 - Small changes can help you see your way out of stuck.
26:00 - Why are you doing this?
29:30 - Become a Patron and take a look at the Patreon page.

Please support the podcast via Patreon by doing so you will be helping us with the making of these advert free podcasts. By being a Patreon supporter you will gain early access to each podcast episode and be able to download the show notes.

You can listen to this and past episodes on Mixcloud using their app or your normal web browser.

A direct download is also available here: Episode97.mp3



Presenters - Karine Tovmassian and Steve Morton
Editing and production - Steve Morton

Our Websites:
Karine: PlannerologyThroat Punch Resumes, IG: Karine Tovmassian
Steve: Philofaxy, Travellers Notebook Times,  IG: Mr PhilofaxySteve Morton

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Thursday, 19 December 2019

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Plannerverse - Episode 96

Minimalist Planning. 

Do you often think you are using too much money/resources in your day to day, week to week planning. How can you be just as effective without breaking the bank.

Thank you to our new Patreon supporters in helping bringing you this episode.

If you have ideas for future episodes, please send them to steve at philofaxy dot com

Show Notes (timings approximate)
00:00 - Introductions.
01:00 - Minimalist Planner 2018 | Simple Planning Tools You Need To Achieve Your Goals This Year - Brianna
03:00 - What works and what doesn't work.
04:00 - Break things down to just the essentials and what are you trying to achieve.
05:30 - Planning ahead.
06:15 - Going back to basics.
08:00 - Using planning to help reduce your stress levels.
11:00 - Giving each week or month a theme and use it to help you focus.
12:30 - Planning holidays
14:00 - Setting your priority on your calendar and everything will fit around it.
16:00 - Use a wall planner to help plan your month.
18:30 - Over estimating time to do anything!
20:00 - Using your colour coding to help you review your targets for the week.
21:00 - Using contexts
22:00 - Avoid distractions and concentrate on just planning.
24:00 - Use the wall planner to help all people in your home to plan.
25:00 - Your planner will never be perfect. Don't be afraid for it to be messy or untidy!
28:00 - Become a Patron and take a look at the Patreon page.

Please support the podcast via Patreon by doing so you will be helping us with the making of these advert free podcasts. By being a Patreon supporter you will gain early access to each podcast episode and be able to download the show notes.

You can listen to this and past episodes on Mixcloud using their app or your normal web browser.

A direct download is also available here: Episode96.mp3



Presenters - Karine Tovmassian and Steve Morton
Editing and production - Steve Morton

Our Websites:
Karine: PlannerologyThroatPunchResumes.comKarine Tovmassian (IG)
Steve: Philofaxy, Travellers Notebook Times,  IG: Mr Philofaxy Steve Morton

Naturally we would love to hear your feedback on the podcast. If you use iTunes please gives us your rating or reviews of the podcast.

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Thursday, 5 December 2019

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Plannerverse - Episode 95

How to take your planning to the next level. 

How to achieve deeper planning, to de-construct what we have planned to ensure we have different levels of detail to ensure that we have aligned with our goals.

Thank you to our new Patreon supporters in helping bringing you this episode.

If you have ideas for future episodes, please send them to steve at philofaxy dot com

Show Notes (timings approximate)
00:00 - Introductions.
02:30 - Getting things done.
03:00 - End of year process.
06:00 - Sorting and archiving the previous year.
07:30 - Names and addresses
09:00 - Missed goals, what needs to change to achieve goals
14:00 - Podcast Workflow with different levels of detail.
17:00 - The risk of over planning.
20:00 - Changing levels of planning as you progress through a task.
21:00 - Using different inserts for different levels of planning.
24:00 - Avoid duplication.
25:00 - Shifting gears to achieve your goals.
27:00 - Avoiding the same mistakes as the previous year.

Please support the podcast via Patreon by doing so you will be helping us with the making of these advert free podcasts. By being a Patreon supporter you will gain early access to each podcast episode and be able to download the show notes.

You can listen to this and past episodes on Mixcloud using their app or your normal web browser.

A direct download is also available here: Episode95.mp3



Presenters - Karine Tovmassian and Steve Morton
Editing and production - Steve Morton

Our Websites:
Karine: PlannerologyThroatPunchResumes.comKarine Tovmassian (IG)
Steve: Philofaxy, Travellers Notebook Times,  IG: Mr Philofaxy Steve Morton

Naturally we would love to hear your feedback on the podcast. If you use iTunes please gives us your rating or reviews of the podcast.

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