Keep your backlog at zero: David Allen

Interview with Productivity coach and author of the bestseller Getting Things Done

David Allen

The bigger your backlog, any surprise, interruption or change will put you off. If you don't have a backlog, you sense new opportunity, David Allen tells Raghu Krishnan Do business leaders, irrespective of the market they operate in, have similar concerns about productivity? Has the penetration of technology aggravated their concerns? I see no cultural, gender or industry bias. There is clearly a mindset of people who are attracted to this and you see this as universal. Everybody has got what I call the stress of opportunity. There are so many choices and options of what to do, it ...