If you entered this year with big goals, only to see them fall by the wayside, you're not alone. But with the help of these tips, you can redefine success.
The world is changing every day. Are you equipped to adapt? Here's how to find direction, expand your options, and adjust your outlook in volatile times.
Survey data shows COVID-19 has impacted nearly every aspect of our daily lives, and that includes our overall productivity.
Want to make your daily life a little easier? Evernote's Darrick Price shows how he beats information overload and stays productive with less effort.
Exercises in divergent thinking can improve mental connections between unexpected ideas, inspiring creative solutions and unlocking “aha” moments.
Self-care for parents is as important as ever, with current stay-at-home measures that may be leaving many parents with little to no alone-time to recharge.
The act of self-reflection can reconnect us to our desires and motivations. Try some of these writing prompts to encourage self-enlightenment.
Evernote CEO Ian Small promised 2019 would be a year for rebuilding. See the progress we’ve made toward that goal, and the challenges that remain.
New habits—even those that increase productivity—can fall apart under pressure. Learn how to bolster productive habits by thinking bigger than yourself.
Habits are actions you complete on auto-pilot. See how toxic habits can steal away productivity and progress—and how you can change them.
What is decision fatigue? See how multitasking taxes our minds with decision making and discover 5 tips to tune out micro decisions & improve productivity.
What is fractured focus? How does it hinder our productivity? We offer strategies to help you refocus and give directed attention to the tasks that matter.
The stress of clutter can be managed by following these 3 steps. Digitizing with Evernote can help you declutter your space and destress your mind.
As the end of the challenge nears, take a moment to reflect on the progress you've made, and hear from other participants as they share their stories.
As you enter the home stretch of your own Ever Better Challenge, take stock of what's working, what isn't, and why, so you can keep your new habits going.
Facing difficulties is inevitable—giving up is not. See the strategies you can lean on to help you meet the challenges in your life.
Building new habits can be tough, but momentum is the key to success. See how to recognize the progress you've made and stay focused on your goal.
Reaching your goals requires more than just willpower. See how to build a plan and a structure to support it—so you can finish what you start.
For people like Lindsey Holmes, busy is an understatement. Evernote allows her to stay productive, collaborate with others, and focus on what matters most.
Two of our recently updated integrations include Slack and Salesforce, both very robust and well-established apps that have teamed up with Evernote.
Whether you're an avid reader or writing a book of your own, Evernote is the perfect companion for all your literary adventures. Here’s why.
How do companies maintain performance and culture when their employees aren’t on site? We asked two global team leaders for their tips.
Web Clipper is how to find what you’ve already found. Save full pages or selected clips from the web and they become searchable in Evernote.
Tips from the experts on creating a memorable trip for the whole family.
Shane Snow reveals how dream teams rely on pushing the boundaries of comfort zones to tap into a group's potential energy and discover novel ideas & solutions.
Advice is everywhere, but every year there’s a specific event that delivers great guidance for a well-lived, productive life: the college commencement speech. Here are some of our favorites.
Simple tactics to make your meetings more manageable.
Growing a small business starts with a solid yet flexible foundation of resources. Leaders from Evernote and Upwork share trends they’ve seen in the market and tips for small business success.
Evernote users love to debate notebook-based organization vs. tagging individual notes. We've often shared the viewpoint of Michael Hyatt, an outspoken proponent of tags. Now, Evernote Certified Consultant Stacey Harmon makes the case for notebooks.
If you're having 'one of those days' every day, these tips are for you.
How can we reclaim our goals and take control of our lives? How do we build trust and influence to get others on board? We asked two leadership experts.
When Meihan Kintetsu Bus Co. needed to keep their tour guides up to date on the road, Evernote Business gave them an easy way to share their knowledge.
See how Spaces in Evernote Business tackles the growth of data, and helps teams work better together.
Get the best takeaways from this year’s jam-packed South by Southwest conference, all in one spot.
Jacqueline V. Twillie is on a mission to help young professionals bridge America's gender wage gap. Evernote helps her stay organized wherever she goes.
The all-new Spaces in Evernote Business brings people, projects, and ideas together so teams can do their best work.
Because few people know more about achieving the impossible than a gold medalist.
As we enter a new year, Michael Hyatt explains what stops us from fulfilling our resolutions and reveals a simple exercise for changing your direction.
Productivity expert Tiago Forte and Simplify Days team up to give you advice and Evernote templates to get started with Getting Things Done (GTD).
What memorable presents Apple Watch, iPhones and iPads, and Amazon Echo make. If you got one of these this year, here’s how to use it with Evernote.
Make this YOUR year. You have a vision, a goal, and now, a great planning tool. Grab Evernote’s colorful, versatile planner templates for 2018.
The open office gets a bad rap, but is it deserved? We’ve drawn up the ultimate pro-con list to find out (and compiled the tips you need to make it work.)
We may think staying up late to work makes us more productive, but a lack of sleep can have negative effects on our effectiveness—and our health.
The holidays can be stressful, especially if you’re the one organizing the company party. But these templates will help make planning a breeze.
As freelancing becomes more popular, so do tools that help you get work more done efficiently. For many freelancers, Evernote is a one-stop shop.
Work smarter by incorporating effective routine approaches and well-timed breaks.
Large-scale projects like writing a novel create piles of notes. For National Novel Writing Month, here are ways to get all that information under control.
Different versions, redoing work, starting from scratch—sound familiar? It doesn’t have to be. Get our tips for breaking the cycle.
Grant Faulkner, Executive Director of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), tells us how to make creative writing part of an empowering daily routine.
ADHD affects millions in every walk of life. Learn how Evernote can help manage the focus and organization issues people with ADHD face.
Taking your business paperless is great for the environment and your budget. Here are 8 ways Evernote can help you go paperless and be more organized.
Thinking of writing a novel in November? Here are a dozen templates that can help you collect and structure your thoughts in Evernote.
In the latest episode of the "Taking Note" podcast, we sat down with Jess Lee, an Investing Partner at Sequoia Capital and former CEO of Polyvore.
Note links are like a high-speed rail loop that gets you to your destination in half the time. Here's how they work—and our best ideas for using them.
Evernote templates for students: a whole backpack full of all the stuff you’ll need to go back to school.
Last time, we discussed Shakespeare's communication style. Part 2: how Shakespeare’s collaboration can help you be a better communicator today.
Learn from Shakespeare: The writing techniques a 16th-century poet used can help you be a better communicator in the 21st century.
There’s a way to work better — alone, and in teams — by working according to your Myers-Briggs personality score.
Evernote Director of Global Customer Education and Community, Joshua Zerkel, explains how he structures his day and notes for maximum productivity.
Evernote will end its support for BlackBerry and Windows Phone. Your notes will not be affected by this change.
High stress hinders workplace productivity. Performing at our best requires focus and understanding our natural energy rhythms.
While advanced search techniques may sound pretty intimidating, stepping up your search game in Evernote is easier than you think.
In Part 2 of our interview with consultant Tiago Forte, we look deeper into his note-taking and find the place where productivity meets creativity.
If you looked at Alie's schedule, you'd think that she has more hours in the day than the rest of us. See how Alie uses Evernote to maximize her time.
Taking notes at conferences turns it into a more valuable experience for everyone involved. Use this template to remember key moments and takeaways.
Navigate the modern career landscape with these templates from The Muse and Evernote.
From using Evernote tags to match your mood to creating a calendar, Francesco D'Alessio finds surprising uses for Evernote for business productivity.
He was hard to work with but made technology simple. Read Steve Jobs’ mantras for making connections that matter.
Time management solutions are an antidote to disruption-filled days. Learn how you can decide what’s important and urgent with the Eisenhower Matrix.
Launchpad and Evernote make it easy to access information across team members using Launchcloud forms and Evernote’s powerful search capabilities.
As technology reshapes the nature of our work, it is also reshaping our teams. To be successful, virtual teams must learn to communicate.
Most of us are focused on our to-do lists. But what if noting what’s been completed could increase success and well-being? Enter: the done list.
Many people don’t realize how many ways you can use Evernote. Learn great ways to increase your business' productivity with these tips.
Chantal Leonard’s success looks like a fantastic Silicon Valley story. But the secret to her success is hard work, determination, and a great network.
Women have had to fight to make it in tech, but Kara feels that design has been good to women. Still, she says, women have to stand up for each other.
In the first of a series on women in tech, Evernote's Director of Engineering talked to us about mentoring, gender equality, and race-car driving.
We sat down with Kim Scott, author of Radical Candor, to learn how feedback can help people do their best work.
Evernote served as the official note-takers of the Workplace Track at SXSW. Here you can check out the notes that our team took in Austin.
Maria Montessori revolutionized education, but her theories are great in today's workplace, too.
Statistics say that 40% of us who make New Year's resolutions ditch them by Valentines' Day. Why do we bail out before we see them through?
Minimalism itself won't make you happier; it's a means to an end. See how experts on minimalism stay simple without losing focus on what's important.
Oxford is famous for their notebooks and daily planners. With their new app SCRIBZEE you can now save handwritten notes in the cloud.
Take a look at the thought processes of Mark Twain, who said he never did a day's work in his life.
Over 160 people joined us at Evernote HQ to hear our leadership team talk about what we're working on. Here's an exclusice recap of the event.
Decluttered your life and still overwhelmed? Fewer distractions is a step in the right direction—the key to being less busy is gaining focus.
Is your small business drowning in paperwork? Streamline your day-to-day with these free business templates from Barbara Fuller of Simplify Days.
For some of us, phones are one of the greatest threats to productivity. Learn 5 ways to be more productive with Evernote for your phone.
Evernote has moved to the cloud. Learn what that means for you and how Evernote will get even faster and more reliable.
Organizing a small business office is an emotional journey. It can stir up a myriad of feelings as employees work on making the office a better place.
What can we do to make sure that a resolution is an attainable goal? Setting goals with intention will help you get what you really want.
Leadership mentor Michael Hyatt talks about resolutions, goals, and how to make 2017 your best year ever.
The purpose of writing is not to archive facts. When you read what you wrote before, you're able to continue whatever journey you had embarked upon.
In a busy world, more apps and services often mean more clutter. Simplify moving information by automating Evernote with IFTTT.
Come along with Evernote's Josh Zerkel on a tour of Australia and Singapore as he meets small business owners and entrepreneurs.
Evernote productivity expert Brian Tobin's thoughts about holiday productivity don't include shopping lists. But they do include a teddy bear.
With his success in writing and a little help from Evernote, Aaron Mahnke created the Lore podcast, one of the most popular podcasts today.
Evernote hosted two live events designed to help people power through the holiday stress. Learn our guests' pro tips and download their templates.
Talented young people flock to Silicon Valley hoping that a company will discover them. Julia Figueiredo was one of them. Her secret was Evernote.
It’s hard to remember everything about the people we meet. And that can lead to lost opportunities. We'll help you build those relationships.
You might know a thing or two about how to use Evernote, but with these tips, you can become a power user today and excel at class.
Evernote for Windows and Web Clipper are now available in the Windows Store. You can also connect Evernote to a calendar using Outlook for your phone.
Evernote isn’t only for your work. Hobbies like scrapbooking need organization and productivity too.
Da Vinci’s interests and knowledge crossed the worlds of art and science. Look into his notebooks and discover note-taking tips we can use today.
Meet the winner of Evernote's Twitter Sweepstakes, and see how Evernote helps him become a more productive and effective student.
Read how Evernote Certified Consultant Stacey Harmon grew her practice helping businesses and individuals become more productive using Evernote.
Josh’s natural tendencies to organize himself and others around him has made him one of the world’s premiere Evernote experts.
To break down concepts, sketch it on a whiteboard or put it on paper. Use Evernote to take pictures of drawings and handwritten notes.
Learn how to begin a genealogy search for your family's history using Evernote from genealogist, blogger, and author Kerry Scott.
Our updated business card scanner lets Evernote Business users avoid the hassle of manually inputting contact information into Salesforce.
The health benefits of taking vacations is well documented. Longer breaks are not only beneficial, but critical to our health and well-being.
Evernote and Google Drive now work better together, so everyone using Google Drive can access their files in Evernote.
Writing a book can be as arduous as running a marathon. Nisha Harish did both—at the same time, using Evernote as her guide.
The art of note-taking is nothing new, but the approach that Shane Parrish recommends may help you make those leaps in thought in a whole new way.
Android fans: Say hello to a new Scannable-inspired camera experience that lets you capture all your important documents.
Learn how to stay productive with your social media with these 5 ways of using Evernote.
The bullet has been part of the printing process since the invention of the Gutenberg press. Learn the best ways to make to most out of bullet points.
How Evernote's social media manager took spring cleaning digital, decluttering her inbox, bookmarks, reading list, and Evernote.
The lessons that Edison can teach us about collaboration and creativity are vital and very applicable in today’s work world.
When tackling the subject of note-taking and the course of its history, there may be no figure more prominent or influential than Thomas Edison.
Commonplace has been an important system to record ideas, quotes and more. Here we show you how to create your own commonplace notebook with Evernote.
Behold the power of the commonplace book. Read what we can learn about our past from commonplace books.
Here's how Evernote helped Bryan Kramer create a simplified, efficient system he uses to manage his businesses and accomplish more productive writing.
See how Zapier's latest feature update can automate your workflows by connecting your Evernote data with over 500 popular apps and services.
Don't set goals. Find attractors. Using Evernote to design workflows for creativity.
We recently chatted with Jeff Goins about advice on building your tribe, perfect for writers of any stripe.
Krisstina Wise talked to us about how staying inspired and believing in yourself is paramount to turning entrepreneurial dreams into reality.
How best-selling author Amy Stewart used Evernote to organize and research her newest book.
Large writing projects like NaNoWriMo require organization. If you're not sure where to start, here are some common systems writers use in Evernote.
A little over three years ago, Bullet Journal was born. Designed as a to-do list and notebook, it's an analog productivity system for the digital age.
We talk with Adam Savage about how his love of narrative inspires his work and how his stories take shape in Evernote over months or even years.
Learn how to turn notes into WordPress blog posts with Evernote and CoSchedule.
The ultimate guide to creating and collaborating on blog posts, anywhere.
Maintain productivity and learn to organize notebooks, review reminders, and trigger specific emails to be sent to your Evernote account.
Tap into the rituals of our great creative artists, authors, philosophers, and scientists to learn how to be more productive and successful.
Author Michael Hyatt shares four steps to achieve your goals with Evernote in 2015
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