Knowledge workers are living in an era of tooling overchoice. I’ve changed the way I take notes upwards of ten times over the past few years.
There seems to be a neverending supply of compelling blog posts evangelizing the benefits of the newest app, feature or philosophy. Each of which spurs my own creative impulses and has me ready to risk it all.
After using Roam Research for a few months, I was convinced I’d found a winner. Their concept of bi-directional links encourage dense, granular and meaningful connections. And those connections translate to very positive qualities: retention, momentum and serindipity.
I’m sure my approach will continue to evolve. I’ll continue to update on that evolution.