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Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

In today's world, yesterday's methods just don't work. In Getting Things Done, veteran coach and management consultant David Allen shares the breakthrough methods for stress-free performance that he has introduced to tens of thousands of people across the country. Allen's premise is simple: our productivity is directly proportional to our ability to relax. Only when our minds are clear and our thoughts are organized can we achieve effective productivity and unleash our creative potential. In Getting Things Done Allen shows how to:

€ Apply the "do it, delegate it, defer it, drop it" rule to get your in-box to empty

Submitted:Apr 17, 2009
Author:David Allen
Brand:Penguin (Non-Classics)
Total comments:1
Category:Health & Stress
7 diggs • 1 comment • Apr 17, 2009

Drowning in email? "Getting Things Done" really works!

"It's possible for a person to have an overwhelming number of things to do and still function productively with a clear head and a positive sense of relaxed control."


The 48 Laws of Power

Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this piercing work distills three thousand years of the history of power in to forty-eight well explicated laws. As attention--grabbing in its design as it is in its content, this bold volume outlines the laws of power in their unvarnished essence, synthesizing the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun-tzu, Carl von Clausewitz, and other great thinkers. Some laws teach the need for prudence ("Law 1: Never Outshine the Master"), the virtue of stealth ("Law 3: Conceal Your Intentions"), and many demand the total absence of mercy ("Law 15: Crush Your Enemy Totally"), but like it or not, all have applications in real life…

Submitted:Jan 10, 2006
Author:Robert Greene
Brand:Penguin (Non-Classics)
Total comments:0
3 diggs • 0 comments • Jan 10, 2006

A look at Amazon's inside the book encoding

A mis-created page shows how how Amazon's inside-the-book feature lays out it's mapping between graphical imaging of the page and the text it contains. (requires amazon login to view)

1 diggs • 0 comments • Apr 25, 2012 The 48 Laws of Power (9780140280197): Robert Greene: Books The 48 Laws of Power (9780140280197): Robert Greene: Books