All posts tagged: Bullet Journal

The Bullet Journal and Why Everyone Should be Using It

I’ve spent years trying to organize my life through various apps, notebooks and calendars. I think I’ve tried nearly every method out there. The Passion Planner, the “keep everything in one massive notebook” method, iCal only, Omnifocus, Wunderlist, Fantastical, To-Doist, Apple’s Reminders, Sunrise Calendar (RIP), Moleskine planners and more. I appreciated all of these methods, but I could never stick with any of them (clearly). Now, this dilemma might sound like a really pitiful, first-world complaint…boo-hoo you can’t find a planner that works for you? Why should I care? If you really look at the research, however, some of the most important keys to success lie in prioritizing your day, laying out your goals and steps to get there, reminding yourself of mantras, important to-dos, etc. Writing things down is crucial to consistent growth and improvement in life. I recently started a Bullet Journal — been going about a month and a half strong so far and haven’t missed a SINGLE day. That’s right. I have written in this thing for nearly 45 days straight. Even on days when I’m too busy …