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Day 7: How to Stop Organizing and never loose your Files again

Last updated Jan 13, 2023

Dealing with digital files, recurring questions are:

“Where does this go?”

Or “Where did I put this again?”

And “If I can just fix this folder structure, so that I can finally … “

This became a thing of the past, after I discovered the PARA method.

# PARA - A Universal System for Organizing Information

Digital Items flow throught these four stages:

Projects ⇒ Areas ⇒ Resources and finally the ⇒ Archive.

PARA limits your digital surface area so you only see the things you care about.

The PARA’s Method is not limited by any tool or software. I use it across many tools to organize Files, Notes, Bookmarks, Emails, …

Heck, you can even apply it to your offline life! (Wanna find out how?)

# Here’s how to get started

Read This Blogpost Series: https://fortelabs.com/blog/para/

This is how I first got introduced to PARA. It’s a multipart-series but well worth the read.

And if you’re already convinced, here are my personal notes: PARA

First published on Typeshare