How smart people organize what they know.


A system you can keep for life

β€œI need to get organized so I can do my work,” people say to me often. I want to write a novel, but first I need to organize my notes. I w

13 πŸ”’ May 1, 2020


How David Perell writes an essay

Harnessing the power of surprise to build writing that spreads

13 πŸ”’ Oct 29, 2021 by Dan Shipper


How to see the future

An MIT PhD reveals his process for researching the future of programming

13 πŸ”’ Mar 18, 2021 by Dan Shipper and Annaliese Griffin


Misunderstanding Media

The phrase β€œthe medium is the message” predicted much of the internet era. But what does it actually mean?

12 πŸ”’ Nov 6, 2021 by Dan Shipper


Action Item: How to create a network from scratch

Ali Hamed of CoVenture shares his tools for getting to the people who can make a difference

12 πŸ”’ Dec 2, 2020 by Dan Shipper


Who Shaan Puri is Becoming

The co-host of the My First Million Podcast reveals his tools for growing into a better version of himself

12 πŸ”’ Feb 24, 2021 by Dan Shipper and Annaliese Griffin


The Freelancer’s Pricing Model

An excerpt from the new book Art for Money

11 πŸ”’ Mar 11, 2021


How to get your creative work back on track

Artist and designer Coleen Baik shows us how to make a "What's Next" deck

11 Jul 21, 2021 by Coleen Baik


When Productivity Tools Make the Problem Worse

You’re using your todo list for something deeper than tasks

11 πŸ”’ Sep 2, 2022 by Dan Shipper


The Lucky Ones

How Isaac Newton conquered the loneliness and boredom of quarantine

11 πŸ”’ Apr 8, 2020


Use a Zwicky Box To Solve Hard Problems in Unexpected Ways

A simple tool to help you beat your own psychology and reliably create novel solutions to any challenge

11 πŸ”’ Apr 23, 2020


Nat Eliason’s Roam Screencast

This is a first! I’m releasing the full recording of my interview with Nat Eliason for your viewing pleasure. You’ll hear me interview Nat

10 πŸ”’ Apr 29, 2020


A Simple System to Help You Make An Impact On COVID

Tap into your unique skills, set a clear goal, and start a movement.

9 Apr 10, 2020


Inside the Mind of a Productivity Master

Tiago Forte reveals his contrarian takes on everything from how he takes notes to what he does when he falls off his system

9 πŸ”’ Dec 4, 2019


Do “Stress Cancelling” Headsets Work?

Reviewing a wearable device that uses special vibrations to help you "stress less" and "sleep better"

8 πŸ”’ Oct 4, 2021 by Dan Shipper


High-Output Project Management in Notion

A recording, a template, and a course discount

7 πŸ”’ Sep 13, 2020 by Dan Shipper


✨Introducing Sparkle ✨

Sparkle cleans your chronically chaotic file system β€” automatically

7 Jan 23, 2020


One VC Wrote An OS for Her Life

Maria Salamanca shares how she uses Airtable, Notion, and Bear to create a complete system to run her life

6 Nov 25, 2019


The Man Who Reads 1,000 Articles a Day

How Robert Cottrell finds the absolute best writing on the web

6 πŸ”’ Dec 19, 2019 by Dan Shipper


Your Superorganizers Membership Just Got More Valuable!

Hello Premium Members! Big announcement: as of today, you have access to all of the behind-the-paywall content for Divinations, a newslette

5 πŸ”’ Apr 13, 2020


How To Run Your Life Inside of Notion

Marie Poulin gives a tour through the most impressive Notion setup I've ever seen

5 Jan 21, 2020 by Dan Shipper


Introducing Superbox

A little tool to help you solve your biggest problems

4 πŸ”’ Apr 23, 2020


Marie Poulin’s Life Planning Notion Template

Superorganizers Premium members can access Marie Poulin’s life planning Notion template here:Life Planning TemplateIf you want to use it you

4 πŸ”’ Feb 4, 2020


The Self-Organizing Todo List

Kick off 2020 the right way with this Airtable template only for superorganizers

4 πŸ”’ Dec 26, 2019


How A Pro Soccer Player Turned VC Stays Organized

We talk about how Cameron Porter takes notes on meetings and podcasts, how he sets personal OKRs, and about being world-class at multiple things

4 πŸ”’ Aug 20, 2019