The Best Productivity Apps for Students (2019)



In this video, I’m joined by Francesco from the YouTube channel Keep Productive. We discuss 6 categories of apps that we used (and still use) for productivity and studying. Enjoy xx

How I use Notion (on Francesco’s channel) – https://youtu.be/VOJPtvCfvxk

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TIMESTAMPS

00:34 – Flashcards – Anki, Quizlet
02:06 – Note-taking – Evernote, OneNote, Notion
04:37 – Handwritten note-taking – Notability
07:02 – To-do lists – Todoist, Google Sheets
09:12 – Pomodoro Timers – Forest
10:52 – Journalling – Day One, physical journal
12:51 – Closing remarks

WATCH THESE OTHER STUDY-THEMED VIDEOS TOO
1. My most popular video introducing Active Recall – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukLnPbIffxE
2. My 2nd most popular video about Spaced Repetition – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-zNHHpXoMM
3. How to learn new content – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBXnxlLR0PY
4. The Retrospective Revision Timetable – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7o09a7t4RA
5. A playlist of my study tips videos – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7BImOT2srcGCCjBBwNvU5zaB9F30lWye

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Who am I:

I’m Ali, a junior doctor working in Cambridge, UK. I make videos about medicine, technology, productivity and lifestyle design. I also have a weekly podcast with my brother (https://www.notoverthinking.com), and I write a weekly email newsletter that contains some quick thoughts + links to interesting things (https://email.aliabdaal.com).

๐ŸŒ My website / blog – https://www.aliabdaal.com

My most popular videos:

– How I take notes on my iPad Pro in medical school – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waR3xBDHMqw
– How to study for exams – Evidence based revision tips – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukLnPbIffxE
– How I ranked 1st at Cambridge University – The Essay Memorisation Framework – https://youtu.be/-46Vyiwat_Y
– My productivity desk setup – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rApxWtDIRAM

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