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How we sew our systems and tools together

  • 01:10 – How Marina plans and her favorite tools
  • 06:30 – Marina’s physical workspace
  • 09:45 – “Once you know the trick, it’s not a trick anymore” – As true of Gantt charts as it is of shoes
  • 10:45 – Shanna’s physical workspace — Austin Kleon’s two-workstation method
  • 14:45 – How Shanna realized that working by hand made her more productive
  • 15:15 – Marina and Shanna discuss the pros and cons of Gdocs and why it works for one of them and not the other.
  • 19:00 – The difference between our methods of writing
  • 21:10 – More nuanced discussion of planning, and how to be strategic about it
  • 23:00 – Comparing and contrasting our methods of planning with our clients — How we connect the big picture to the small picture for ourselves and our clients.
  • 28:15 – Why Shanna uses two workstations, and why it’s useful as well as necessary
  • 29:45 – How to ‘do honor’ to the different types of work you need to do, and start