Our flagship online course, on how to use technology to save everything you learn, organize your digital life, and take action on your creative ideas


A short trailer video for Building a Second Brain, an online course on how to unlock your creative potential with digital note-taking, by Tiago Forte. More information at www.buildingasecondbrain.com


We help knowledge workers transform their productivity using technology and design

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Meet Tiago

Founder of Forte Labs

Tiago Forte is a writer, speaker, teacher, and researcher obsessed with the future of work. In a previous life, he worked in microfinance, served in the Peace Corps, and consulted for large companies on product development.

Tiago believes that the goals of organizations and their employees are fundamentally aligned around human-centered productivity. He draws on his background in design and technology to help knowledge workers improve their performance, discover better ways of doing things, and reframe their relationship to their work.


Online Courses

We offer a suite of online courses designed to build foundational productivity skills 

Get Stuff Done Like a Boss: Design Your Workflow and Double Your Productivity in 21 Days

Learn how to set up digital productivity tools (like a task manager, digital calendar, and reference library) to manage all the incoming information in your life, and use them together to manage and execute on your commitments.

Design Your Habits: A Hands-On Guide to Habit Formation

Gain the ability to create, sustain, and change your habits, allowing you to improve your productivity and wellbeing sustainably over the long term. This course trains you in the fundamental principles and hands-on skills of habit formation.

Building a Second Brain: Capture, Organize, and Share Your Ideas Using Digital Notes

Discover the power of digital notes, and how to use them to capture your knowledge, organize your digital life, and enhance your creative confidence in sharing your ideas and insights.

The Praxis Blog

Praxis is our members-only blog dedicated to exploring and creating the future of productivity.

Its purpose is to provide a private forum for smart people to learn about and implement some of the most insightful productivity ideas, theories, frameworks, and methods in the world today.

Membership includes 1-3 thought pieces, implementation guides, interviews, case studies, experiments, or guest articles per month, as well as monthly town halls, early access to new offerings, and other exclusive content.

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Customized to meet the needs of individuals, teams, and organizations

Live Workshops

Our live workshops provide a hands-on, personalized experience training participants in the foundational skills and tools of modern productivity.


Tiago Forte speaks at conferences and other events exploring the nature and practice of modern knowledge work.

Coaching and Consulting

We offer 1-on-1 coaching and organizational consulting to help individuals, teams, and organizations with productivity challenges.