Two years, the man said. Two years.

Just listened to a podcast where Merlin “43 Folders” Mann interviews David Allen (Mr. Getting Things Done). David Allen says it takes two years to really get this habit/process/trait into your life. It makes my internal whines (why is this so hard?) better and worse. All at once.

One response to “Two years, the man said. Two years.”

  1. Evil Genius Chronicles » GTD, my Write-Only Database

    […] I had the same reaction as Susan Kitchens did when I heard David Allen tell Merlin Mann that it takes two years to really get the GTD system internalized. At once I thought “Damn, that’s a long row to hoe” and also “Alright, perhaps my screwing up the first three months isn’t so devastating!” […]