planning

Different ways to do small projects planning

Today I would like to talk about different ways to do small projects planning by using LM Charts (Life Mapping Charts) and LM SPM (Life Mapping Small Projects Management Inserts). LM Charts are very powerful. In one of my old article, I have listed some ways how you can use it but that's not all. You can use the charts to do small projects planning too. Let me take a personal size weekly chart as an example - Write down all the events and small projects/to-dos under "My tasks"; Turn the chart and mark the hours of a day; Fill in the events and small projects/to-dos that...

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Week 11,12 – Re-arrange your inserts for Planning – Life Mapping Weekly Chit Chat

When we talk about using LM inserts v02.1 for planning, most of you will mention the Charts. Yes it is an effective tool which I am using everyday for planning and tracking. My Monthly Chart (Mar) You can use the monthly chart to track hourly routines too. Use Yearly Chart to track weight, etc. Recently, Joshua has highlighted an issue when he was trying to set up v02.1 for work and projects which the arrangement of the pages will make the Monthly chart visually block the daily pages. I suddenly realized that because I have been using my v02.1 more for recording and tracking...

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Week 5 – Planning & Searching – Life Mapping Weekly Chit Chat

In Week 5 of 2014, I've started planning my Feb ~ Here is the pre-planed Feb Monthly Calendar~ You may noticed that I was no longer using MarkIt Dots but draw Squares to mark my events. This is because, Draw squares are more easier and time saving than locate the MarkIt Dots with the color I want, peel it off and stick it on my calendar; I worried that the MarkIt dots will drop after years. Who knows. Another thing I would like to feature in this week's Chit Chat is how I make my records searchable. I did quite a lot of testings and found that the method below suits me quite...

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Week 2– Plan forward – Life Mapping Weekly Chit Chat

Today I would like to chat about planning and how I plan forward. Here is my Week 2 To plan forward, I like to use Round Label Stickers and Washi Tapes with solid color. The smallest Round Label Sticker I can find is Φ 8mm. This size is still too big to me so I cut them into 4 quarters and use. Washi tapes are used to highlight important projects and events. Step 1- plan my month forward. No drawings, photos and/or decorating stickers in this stage so my projects, appointments, events can stand out; Step 2 - plan my week by filling in more details; Step 3 - When I have...

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