“The mind is good for so many things, but it’s a bad office. It’s a bad place to try and store things that you need to remember constantly.”
I know you’re probably not going to watch this video because you can’t imagine someone telling you to use a checklist is going to feature any big revelations.
But trust me, if you watch this eight-minute video from Matt D’Avella about why the secret to being more productive is a checklist it will absolutely change (and improve) your work.
And yes, this applies to the creative process as well.