Get Better at Office Politics

Like it or not, office politics are almost impossible to avoid. Even those that try to completely avoid the political scene often get caught in the tangle. Stop running and learn how to leverage the politics in your office. The Dumb Little Man weblog has a series of tips to help you step up your game. » 12/23/07 1:00pm 12/23/07 1:00pm

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Free Bundle of GTD Articles Written By David Allen

David Allen has a zipped archive of 17 articles available to download for free at the David Allen Company online store. Whether you're a die-hard GTDer or just use certain portions of the methodology (like Gina), the articles are a great supplement to the concepts presented in the book. The downside to all of the free… » 12/23/07 12:00pm 12/23/07 12:00pm

Organize Your Money in 2008 with Wesabe



Click to viewAs the last few days of 2007 slip away, make a New Year's resolution to get your finances in order with Wesabe. A few months ago Adam kicked Mint's tires. After giving Mint a whirl, I knew it wasn't for me. With Wesabe's plethora of features, open source mindset, and strong community backing, it's the… » 12/15/07 9:30am 12/15/07 9:30am

Use a Screensaver as Desktop Wallpaper with Wallsaver



Mac OS X only: Turn your desktop into a photo slideshow using freeware app Wallsaver. Wallsaver is a very simple application written in AppleScript that replaces your wallpaper with the current screensaver. Setting the wallpaper as Flurry (shown above) is pretty annoying, however, using your pictures folder is an… » 12/15/07 9:00am 12/15/07 9:00am

Aesthetically Pleasing Clock Screensaver with Fliqlo

Mac and Windows only: Spruce up the functionality and aesthetics of your screeensaver with Fliqlo. Fliqlo mimics an old school clock with flipping digits. The time can be customized to display in 12-hour or 24-hour formats. Additionally, you can customize the zoom using the up and down arrow keys. Fliqlo is a free… » 12/09/07 11:00am 12/09/07 11:00am

Monitor Strip Calendar



Make use of the space between the edge of your monitor and the screen with a miniature printable calendar. Similar to the Compact Calendar, the Monitor Strip Calendar is great for referencing dates at-a-glance. The Monitor Strip Calendar is available as a free PDF download and comes in vertical and horizontal… » 12/09/07 10:00am 12/09/07 10:00am