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Number of tasks..

When I read GTD, and read how many tasks David had on the go at any one time, I was surprised how many.....

Looking at the stats on my PDA this morning I have 180 tasks in my list. Which includes the 25 active projects I have on the go and about 20 things on the Someday list.

The thing I find is for project stuff, when I finish a task it gets replaced by the NA so it the number of tasks never really goes down.

I finish a few tasks each day, but add an equal or more number of tasks.

My list seems to be slowly creeping up over time. At the end of the first month I probably only had about 70 tasks on the list (including projects).

Hopefully, this is a side effect of being more efficient means I can take on more things. Lets hope it isn't a signal of my life spiraling out of control.


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