LifeAt for task + time management

LifeAt for task + time management

Start your To-do list

  1. Click on To-do in the toolbar
  2. Give your list a title
    1. Upgrade to LifeAt Pro for more than 1 to-do list
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  3. Start your list of tasks. Click Enter/Return in between tasks for a new line
  4. Reorder tasks by grabbing the three lines on the left side of the task
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  6. Check the box to complete a task (and celebrate when the whole list is complete 🎊)
  7. See your total task completion in the Progress Bar
    1. Hide the Progress Bar by clicking on the three dots to the left and choose “Hide Progress”
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To-do List on the Menubar

Quick access to your to-do’s at all times! Click here for more info on how to set it up

  1. Open the menubar on your desktop device
    • For Mac, this will live in the menubar ⤵️
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    • For Windows, this will live at the bottom ⤵️
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  2. Make sure your calendar is connected
    1. Steps to connect your calendar here
  3. Follow the steps in the section above to start your to-do list in the menubar!

Pro tip - Utilize the menubar for easy access to jot down reminders and join meetings quickly

Time Blocking

Time blocking is a productivity technique for time management where a period of time is divided into smaller segments or blocks for specific tasks or to-do’s.

How to time block with LifeAt:

  1. Open the To-do list and Calendar, or open the Menubar (desktop app)
  2. Identify your available hours to schedule tasks, around meetings, classes, etc.
  3. Grab a task on your to-do list and drag it onto the calendar at any given time. Repeat!
  4. Review your time blocked work schedule, and begin
  5. Check off tasks as they’re completed. Watch your to-do list dwindle down 💯

Drag a task to the calendar

  • Grab the task from the center and drag it to the calendar at any time. Your cursor will change from “CURSOR” to “GRAB-HAND” to indicate the task is ‘dragging’
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How to adjust a task once placed on calendar

  • Adjust the length of time for your task by making the box bigger or smaller
  • Move a task to a different time by dragging to a new time
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How to add more details to a task

  1. Add details to your task by clicking the “📆” icon
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  3. Select date & time — tasks will show up on your calendar if there’s a date & time assigned to it
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  5. Removing tasks
    • “Remove from calendar” will keep the task but remove the task details
    • “Delete task” will delete it completely
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Pomodoro timer

The Pomodoro Timer is a time management method to break down work into intervals, traditionally 25 minutes in length, separated by short breaks.
  1. Start a “Pomodoro” by clicking start, and focus on the task for 25 minutes with a 5 minute break
  2. Repeat step #1 three times
  3. On the 4th “Pomodoro” your 5 minute break will be replaced by a 15 minute break
  4. Start over with step #1