we believe everything starts with a simple question.
the ask notebook is a belief that ideas and work gets done in a notebook.
we also believe in indexing your notebook. the concept of indexing comes from an idea from Tim Ferriss "indexing a notebook is one of the most important skills for converting excessive information into precise action and follow-up." http://www.fourhourworkweek.com/blog/2007/12/05/how-to-take-notes-like-an-alpha-geek-plus-my-2600-date-challenge/
ask is a belief that turning off technology and taking it back to the basics is a better way to work.
Shane Mac is the Director of Product at Zaarly. He’s been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, U.S. News and World and many other press publications discussing the changing business landscape along with new and disruptive ways to get hired. Shane spearheaded marketing for Seattle based Gist which sold to BlackBerry. He’s the founder of Hello There, an author, a professional musician voted best wedding band in 2009 and is obsessed with creating technology that can connect people and change the world for the better.