AP Productivity Curriculum
Because this is a live cohort coaching course, the curriculum listed below is subject to adjust a bit as we recognize what specific issues you face. But this will help you understand the structure of the framework you'll learn.
Prior to Week 1
✅ The Roaman Way, a (FREE) course to learn the fundamentals of Roam Research
✅ Short (optional) reading list to familiarize you with topics we'll discuss and get you into the right frame of mind
✅ Group Orientation Zoom
✅ The Daily Cycle, alpha: Choose your work, Track your work, Capture your ideas, Connect your ideas
✅ Agenda: What do I want to do?
✅ Log: What am I doing?
✅ Capturing and Connecting
✅ How to open and close loops
✅ How to focus on one thing at a time—and tools (like Interstitial Journaling) to help when you get stuck
✅ The Daily Cycle, beta: Expanding and automating
✅ How to capture EVERYTHING in your Inbox(es)
✅ How SmartBlocks, (Roam42's) workBench, and a Daily workflow automate your recurring tasks
✅ The Daily Cycle, release candidate: Projects
✅ Using GTD-style Contexts to harness the tasks in your Projects
✅ The Daily Cycle, version 1: How it all works together
✅ Working in multiple "Passes" to reduce Productivity Paralysis
✅ Recognizing your own patterns and saving them as templates or SmartBlocks
✅ Your Daily Cycle: Show & Tell, part 1—we share our workflows so far and learn from each other
✅ System Probes: Regular reviews to keep your workflows running smoothly
✅ Your Daily Cycle: Show & Tell, part 2
✅ The Daily Cycle creates the "bandwidth" for you to focus on the big picture
✅ Discovering the big-picture Priorities in our lives
✅ Your Daily Cycle: Show & Tell, part 3
✅ Defining the Points within your Priorities that you want to aim for
✅ Aligning your Projects with your Points
✅ Your Daily Cycle, version 2.0: Recognizing and eliminating friction
✅ Your Priorities & Points: Where will your system lead you?