The list above provides us with insight into what we need to do, and the exact lag measures we will need to reach to accomplish them. What we haven't figured out is exactly how we plan to reach these goals. Certain apps really have the potential to make themselves indispensable and Clear is one of them. As its name would suggest, Clear is a simple yet elegant to-do list app. Believe it or not we use a simple spreadsheet with Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) -but it does the trick. Every employee in the company is expected to list four quarterly goals (three professional, one personal) and an action they’ll take to achieve those goals. The interview answer is about structuring your goals. After pondering a few different things he comes to the conclusion that making money is the goal of the company. My calstep is more than just calorie tracking software, it also tracks your steps. These charts are invaluable for prodding us to meet our goals. It's hard to put my finger on why I find it so useful, but I think it's because it's just as easy and intuitive as pen and paper -just with more features, multiple lists and regular reminders.