Life Planning and Getting Things Done with Notion
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Life Planning and Getting Things Done with Notion

Learn how Notion can make you more productive, organised and focused on your goals
4.3 (140 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
659 students enrolled
Created by Haoming Yau
Last updated 6/2020
English [Auto]
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to confidently use Notion
  • How to apply Notion to your every day life to become more productive
  • How to build a personalised tasks, habits, projects and life goals application using Notion
  • How to implement the Getting Things Done® system within Notion
  • The student should have access to a computer with internet.
  • You are open to using a computer to plan or manage aspects of your life
  • Sign up to a Notion Account (There are free and paid options)

Discover how you can be more productive, organised and focused with Notion

Notion is an all in one workspace for organising your life. It is the most flexible and feature rich productivity application available. You can use it for managing tasks, studying, projects, notes, hobbies and life goals.

Find out why over a million people have moved from applications such as Evernote, Todoist, Trello, One Note and Google Keep and are now using Notion.

This course is for both those who are new to Notion and those who use it already:

  • New to Notion? - This course will show you how you can improve your personal productivity with Notion. You will learn how to use Notion with confidence and be able to create pages to plan and manage your life.

  • Already use Notion? - This course will give you ideas, tips and templates on how it can transform your productivity further and help with other areas of your life

  • The flexibility how you can personalise your workspace in Notion means it is the perfect application to following best practices in productivity such as David Allen's Getting Things Done (GTD) methodology. The course will show you how you can create a personalised Getting Things Done system with Notion

The course also includes links to templates on life planning and getting things done that you can clone and personalise within Notion. Templates include:

  • Life Productivity System: This is one super template for: Tasks, habits, events, projects, personal goals, life areas, notes, reading list, watch list, topics, travel and CRM.

  • Projects and Goals Manager

  • Task Manager (that can be used to implement Getting Things Done)

  • Travel Planner

  • Meal Planner and Recipes Database

Who this course is for:
  • Both beginner and intermediate users of Notion
  • Everyone wanting to learn more about Notion and how to use it to become more productive
  • Anyone interested in having their own personalised ultimate personal planning and development system
  • Anyone using the Getting Things Done Methodology
Course content
Expand all 33 lectures 03:18:15
+ Introduction to Notion
4 lectures 10:15

An introduction to Notion and why you would use it

Preview 03:25
Notion Pricing - Free for personal use

How to sign up to an account with Notion

Preview 03:33
+ How to use Notion - Basics
9 lectures 40:25

This video explores the Notion user interface

Navigating around Notion

What are pages in Notion and what you can use them for. The video includes how you can personalise Notion with external icons

Pages in Notion

How blocks work in Notion including practical building of different types of blocks.

Blocks in Notion

A travel plan in Notion including a downloadable template example (A trip to Japan)

Example Page: Travel Plan

How you can save web pages in Notion

Introducing the Notion web clipper

How you can create public pages and collaborate with others in Notion

Sharing and Collaboration in Notion

Exploring the dates and reminders functionality in Notion

Dates and Reminders in Notion

How you can create template buttons and what they are useful for

Creating template buttons

This video demonstrates how you can create a windows shortcut to specific pages in Notion

Windows shortcuts for Notion
How to use Notion Quiz
4 questions
+ Mastering databases in Notion
4 lectures 23:26

An introduction to the types of database views available and their use

Preview 04:14
Mass updating / deleting database entries

A walkthrough of a database example with a downloadable template

Database Example: Meal Planner

How I created the meal planner database. This covers relating databases, different views and formulas

Creating a database - Weekly Meal Planner
+ Life Planning In Notion
8 lectures 56:44

How you can use Notion to organise your notes

Your Notes Organiser

How you can use Notion to manage your tasks. Includes downloadable template

Task Management in Notion

How you can organise recurring tasks in Notion (includes use of database formulas)

Tracking Habits and recurring tasks

Exploring a database to manage projects and goals. This database is related to your task database. Includes downloadable template

Projects and Goals Manager

How you can use Notion for journaling or weekly reviews

Weekly Reviews and Journals
Creating your Life Productivity System

This video covers how when you create a task in Todoist, a task can be automatically created in Notion.

Connecting Todoist and other applications to Notion using IFTTT

Notion resources and templates in one place

Notion Resources and Templates
+ Getting Things Done with Notion
7 lectures 22:34

An introduction to implementing David Allen's Getting Things Done Methodology with Notion

Preview 02:36

An overview or how the capture stage applies to Notion and how you can use Notion as an inbox. This explores looking at table view database to capture things on your mind

Capture - Using Notion as an inbox
Organise in Notion
Reflect in Notion
Engage in Notion
+ Bonus Section: My Notion Setup Tour
1 lecture 44:51

A full tour of my Notion setup

Bonus Lecture: My Notion Setup Tour