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NextAction is a procrastination-busting ToDo management tool, getting you started with your todos right away. If you are in the habit of putting off your todos while inventing all sorts of excuses, for example, "I am not in the mood of writing a midterm report right now, instead I'll wait more until a brilliant idea strikes me", then NextAction works for you.

The magic of NextAction is inspired by Mark Twain.
"The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the the first one -- Mark Twain"

NextAction helps you to break tasks down until they become small enough to be started right away. Just click "striking hammer" icon next to action items.

Daily use
1. Write down projects that you should do.
Ex. write a survey report
2. For each project, jot down a list of actions required for the project
Ex. collect articles, schedule meeting with team mates, etc
3. If an action is too complex to be started right away, just click the "striking hammer" icon to break it down into sub-actions.
Ex. break "collect articles" down into 1) visit the library 2) ask Jim about related books
4. Continue to divide the sub-actions until they reach the level that you can work with right away.

- Create ToDos in a hierarchical manner: projects and related actions within each project.
- Table-style project list. Each project is accompanied with its due date and the number of actions to be taken.
- Action list for each project. Each action is accompanied with its detailed GTD-compatible status information and progress in percent.
- Available status labels for actions are compatible with "getting things done" style: delegated to, waiting for, in progress, done.
- Can break down an action into smaller and more manageable sub-actions by clicking "striking hammer" icon.
- Support the progress bar to mark the completion level of actions in percent.
- Intuitive Graphical Icon-based UI design

Contacting me: If you have any questions or comments regarding NextAction, feel free to email me at [email protected]

What's New in Version 1.3

- Arrange the projects according to the due dates
- The automatic renumbering of the action items


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