Counteracting the Zeigarnik Effect

Many founders suffer from a common startup-induced affliction — the Zeigarnik Effect, or To-Do List anxiety. This week’s Startup Fact Sheet on corporate calendar planning offers one tool to help get those to-do items out of your head and organized for months to come. (Shout-out to my colleague, Russ Seagle, for pointing out this effect to me a few weeks ago…)

This mini-infographic is shared by Stephen Poland. Steve is an advisor to startups and the co-founder of 1x1 Media, a publisher of how-to content for startup founders and aspiring entrepreneurs. For more startup content, check out the Startup Crash Course series and the popular Founder’s Pocket Guide series.

Also check out our new Startup Valuation app on the App Store: Founders’ Pocket App: Startup Valuation