Hi. I'm Ken Zinser. I do projects, and this is my blog.

Mental models

Mental models and micro frameworks I find myself coming back to.

Keystone concepts


Taxonomy of note types

Wikipedia


Getting Things Done

Plan

  1. Define purpose and principles
  2. Envision outcomes
  3. Brainstorm
  4. Organize
  5. Identify next actions

Reflect

Horizon 5 Purpose and Principles
Horizon 4 Vision
Horizon 3 Goals
Horizon 2 Areas of Focus
Horizon 1 Current Projects
Ground Current Actions

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Cynicism
We have a problem, but they don’t want to solve it

Pessimism We have a problem, but we can’t solve it

Optimism
We have a problem, and we can solve it

Responsibility
We have a problem. Can I help solve it?

Initiative
We have a problem. Here’s how I’m solving it