📝PARA Method

  • tags: § Productivity
  • source: The PARA Method: A Universal System for Organizing Digital Information
  • a method for organizing all tasks/information
  • 4 categories
    • Project
      • group of task with a goal and a deadline
    • Area (of responsibility)
      • a sphere of activity with a standard to be maintained over time
    • Resource
      • a topic or theme of ongoing interest
    • Archive
      • inactive items of all other categories
  • The main idea is that categories are sorted by actionability Project > Area > Resource > Archive.
  • PARA Method might be a good protection against Collector’s Fallacy as it forces you to file notes based on actionability.