Thinking and Doing, in-between that comes planning and preparation. For the projects that pull multiple resources, platforms, tools, services, organisations and more besides I've been using Total Recall.
Total Recall falls in the category of apps and tools used for mind-mapping. I've poked and played with lots of these mind-mapping apps but there was a reasons I came back to Total Recall. Intuitive augmentation is the goal of any app I adopt. It may not be for you...
At PCM we have a very simple project cycle
Plan - Prepare - Deliver - Reflect - Report
While I was considering the breakdown of my work processes several years ago it was the identification of the Reflect element that struck me as never before and how the digital world with it's fast pace leaves little room for reflection. Depending on your role in a project the reflection period will take different forms. It's an opportunity to tidy up loose ends, send thank you letters, return resources,...