Pi Day

International Excuse To Eat Pie Day   Actually, it really is Pi Day - a worldwide celebration of everything mathematical. As a self-confessed anal geek, I can't let the day pass without a mention.  Even if it is to urge you to grab some pie and spare a thought for how mathematics shapes the world we

2019-03-11T11:03:20-06:00Thursday, March 14, 2019|Categories: Fun Stuff, Geek Girl's Guides|Tags: , , |

But they are so pretty!

Vladimir Proskurovskiy   You may not be aware that, in another life, I run a productivity blog for writers, the Productive Indie Fiction Writer. I have been interested in productivity for a long time, and the blog is a natural outlet for that interest. When I was researching a blog post for the

Sideloading Books

A Geek Girl's Guide to... is an ongoing series about becoming more technically savvy, so you can maximize your ereading pleasure.  Links to back-posts are at the end of this post. - t. ___ Sideloading Books What exactly is sideloading? A lot of readers get very confused by this term. It’s a made up word

2016-11-19T09:13:05-06:00Sunday, November 27, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: , |

More Inbox Advice

Asian Efficiency said recently: Have you ever felt like all you do is go from one emergency to the next? Do you feel constantly stressed because you are consistently putting out fires? Do you find yourself scanning your inbox because you just know that another one is about to pop up somewhere? If so, you’re

2016-11-18T09:30:08-06:00Friday, October 14, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Inbox Sanity – Part 7

Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. This post is part of Inbox Sanity, A Geek Girl’s Guide series. Part 1:  Who Gives A Crap? Part 2:  Empty Inbox, Always. Part 3:  Working the System. Part 4:  Filtering I. Part 5:  Filtering II. Part 6:  Multiple Email Addresses. Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. _______________ BIG, giant, sick-making

2016-11-18T09:30:09-06:00Sunday, September 25, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Inbox Sanity – Part 6

Part 6: Multiple Email Address. This post is part of Inbox Sanity, A Geek Girl’s Guide series. Part 1:  Who Gives A Crap? Part 2:  Empty Inbox, Always. Part 3:  Working the System. Part 4:  Filtering I. Part 5:  Filtering II. Part 6:  Multiple Email Addresses. Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. _______________ One of the

2016-11-18T09:30:09-06:00Friday, September 16, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Inbox Sanity – Part 5

Part 5:  Filtering II. This post is part of Inbox Sanity, A Geek Girl’s Guide series. Part 1:  Who Gives A Crap? Part 2:  Empty Inbox, Always. Part 3:  Working the System. Part 4:  Filtering I. Part 5:  Filtering II. Part 6:  Multiple Email Addresses. Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. _______________ Last post, we looked

2016-11-18T09:30:09-06:00Friday, September 9, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Inbox Sanity – Part 4

Part 4:  Filtering I. This post is part of Inbox Sanity, A Geek Girl’s Guide series. Part 1:  Who Gives A Crap? Part 2:  Empty Inbox, Always. Part 3:  Working the System. Part 4:  Filtering I. Part 5:  Filtering II. Part 6:  Multiple Email Addresses. Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. _______________ Last post, I looked

2016-11-18T09:30:09-06:00Sunday, August 21, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |

Inbox Sanity – Part 3

Part 3:  Working the System. This post is part of Inbox Sanity, A Geek Girl’s Guide series. Part 1:  Who Gives A Crap? Part 2:  Empty Inbox, Always. Part 3:  Working the System. Part 4:  Filtering I. Part 5:  Filtering II. Part 6:  Multiple Email Addresses. Part 7: Big, Sick-Making Inboxes. _______________ Today, I will

2016-11-18T09:30:09-06:00Tuesday, August 16, 2016|Categories: Geek Girl's Guides, Reading|Tags: |