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The power of doing less

Author: Fergus O'Connell
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Capstone, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overloaded? I'll bet you are.We all lead busy lives. You fall into bed exhausted at the end of the day, feeling that you've got a lot done. Perhaps you are getting lots done. But is it stuff that really matters? Or is it just stuff? It's time to wise up. You will never clear that list. Get used to the idea that some things will never get done. Not delayed. Not rescheduled. Not re-prioritized. But simply dropped. And  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fergus O'Connell
ISBN: 0857084194 9780857084194 0857084186 9780857084187
OCLC Number: 1162189378
Language Note: English.
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (170 p.)
Contents: Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; To The Hesitating Purchaser; Overloaded? I'll Bet You Are; Maybe It's Time For a Change; Chapter 1: This Problem Is Really Serious; Chapter 2: Why Time Management Courses Don't Work; So what happened?; Chapter 3: You Will Never Get Everything Done; Chapter 4: Knowing What The "Right Stuff" Is; Work? A lot of it shouldn't be done!; Life? Don't miss it!; How would you like to spend your time?; The filters again; Chapter 5: Filter One --
To Do or Not To Do; Prioritizing viciously; Consciously stick to only doing the "right stuff" Continually question what that "right stuff" isMaking it happen; Making things disappear; The way to make something disappear, is to say "no" nicely to it; Ways to show you don't want to be disturbed; Ways to sift out the timewasters; Chapter 6: Filter Two --
Doing It on Your Terms; Getting things done on your own terms; Why is planning such a good idea?; How do we plan?; The goal (the destination); The plan (the map); Chapter 7: Don't Feel Guilty; Guilt and how to avoid it; Approval-seeking and how to avoid it; Zero tolerance; Role models; So finally; Chapter 8: It's About Good Habits Chapter 9: The HarvestReferences; Image Credits; Acknowledgements; About the Author
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Overloaded? I'll bet you are. We all lead busy lives. You fall into bed exhausted at the end of the day, feeling that you've got a lot done. Perhaps you are getting lots done. But is it stuff that  Read more...

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