How do you save your ideas?

Good ideas are difficult to come by. Moreover, you may get an idea and hope that you will remember to note it down somewhere for future use.

Let me give you some tips to save your ideas for future reference and action.


  • Send an email to yourself about the idea-Gmail is a good storage place
  • Talk into a voice recorder-buy a good one that is easy to carry and use
  • Talk to your spouse about your idea
  • Send a short text message to yourself about the idea
  • Carry a small idea note book and jot it down there
These are just a few tips. The best way for you is the way you will be most comfortable with.

At least have three alternative approaches to make sure you don't lose an idea

1 comment:

Steve Borgman said...

I would recommend a website called Evernote: especially if you have a mobile phone that syncs with the app. It's a very useful way to capture 'ideas to self'