Archive for March, 2007

GyroQ Webinar Replay

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

The recording of Gyronix CEO Nik Tipler’s webinar on using GyroQ is now available. The audio isn’t all that hot, but the content is good, particularly around 32:45 if you are a MindReader fan :-). On a related note, David Allen‘s long-time tech guru Eric Mack has a MindJet Webinar on Wednesday March 28th on […]

MindReader: Send topic(s) to a new map based on entered keyword

Saturday, March 17th, 2007

Hans poured over the MindReader code and made several great suggestions, additions, and bug-fixes. For example, MindReader now adds a gray “blob” icon if it does not a responsible resource or an action verb to use in assigning a context. The big addition though is of a new GyroQ MindReader “s” tag. The existing “o” […]

RSS Feeds added for Yahoo MindManager and GTD_MindManager Groups

Saturday, March 17th, 2007

RSS Feeds were recently implemented for both the Yahoo MindManager and GTD_MindManager groups via The MindManager group focuses on general MindManager issues. The GTD_MindManager group focuses on utilizing MindManager for GTD, with lots of ResultsManager discussion. The group recently passed the 1100 member mark and is growing steadily each week. RSS Feeds Group RSS […]

Using the MindManager ActiveX Map Viewer in Firefox

Saturday, March 17th, 2007

The MindManager Viewer Browser Plug-in provides a convenient way to share MindManager maps to a broad audience without requiring them to own MindManager or to install the desktop viewer application. It can be particularly hand on an intranet as means to avoid read-only users from locking out people needing to edit maps. The problem is […]

A MindManager-based RSS News Reader

Saturday, March 10th, 2007

The recent GTD Phone Home post described a method for automatically capturing voice input from Jott and/or email input sent to mailbucket into a ResultsManager in-tray using the MindManager rss smart map part. The method works surprisingly well except for one hitch — each time you refresh the rss map part, it re-imports all the […]

You’ve got Mail…from ResultsManager?

Tuesday, March 6th, 2007

How are you ever going to keep your inbox empty if GyroQ keeps putting an updated plain text outline of your ResultsManager “Daily Action” dashboard in it every morning? That problem aside, web-based email is now nearly universally accessible from home and work, and increasingly by mobile phone. Always having an updated next-actions list nearby […]

GTD Phone Home

Tuesday, March 6th, 2007

Early last month there was some discussion on the GTD_MindManager Yahoo group brainstorming about ways we might be able to communicate into ResultsManager remotely someday using email or smartphones. Tommy pointed out a blog entry on using mailbucket to email entries into MindManager using the RSS smart map part. Around the same time a post […]

Repeating Things Done

Monday, March 5th, 2007

One of of the perennial questions that comes up when using ResultsManager, or almost any personal productivity system for that matter, is how to handle with repeating items. Many repeating items (e.g. daily exercise, weekly review, etc) are important items that you want to “put in front of the door” to develop good GTD habits, […]

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