Writers are not always the most organised of souls. Neither are office workers, or people in general. I tend to be one of them. That’s where to-do lists come in. When writing I find it easy to be creative but tricky to get it all done and complete when there are other ideas competing. However, I long ago discovered to-do lists and things such as the time management matrix from Covey’s The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People. But it’s not enough for the day-to-day.
The BBC is going to let you keep some downloads – if you pay for it.
Roly Keating, who heads the corporation’s archive team, has just confirmed that it is going ahead following a talk by director general Mark Thompson on a kind of ‘iPlayer for keeps, no returns’.