Improve Your Personal Relationships. - Ultimate Techniques for Time Management [NOOK Book]

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“Now go on and enjoy yourself, dance to your heart‟s content and win the Prince‟s heart. But remember, you have to be back before the clock strikes twelve at midnight.”
We all are familiar with the words of the Fairy God Mother in the evergreen fairy tale „Cinderella‟. It‟s these words that probably made us aware-for the first time in our lives-of the value of time. We all sympathized with Cinderella when all her splendid gown and other finery turned to rags at the stroke of ...
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Overview

“Now go on and enjoy yourself, dance to your heart‟s content and win the Prince‟s heart. But remember, you have to be back before the clock strikes twelve at midnight.”
We all are familiar with the words of the Fairy God Mother in the evergreen fairy tale „Cinderella‟. It‟s these words that probably made us aware-for the first time in our lives-of the value of time. We all sympathized with Cinderella when all her splendid gown and other finery turned to rags at the stroke of midnight. Our first acquaintance with the villainous Time!
But then, is time such a villain, who should always be painted in black? We have heard the proverb that says “there are no wounds that time cannot heal.” Here of course we get the image of a wizened old woman who comes hobbling up to us with a pitcher full of balm and gentle fingers that soothe away all our pains and sorrows.
But that‟s enough! This book was not written to eulogize time. There is no need of the romance of Cinderella or the soothing finger of an old lady when we are talking about time. And do you know why? It‟s because we do not have the time for it.
We are going to try and understand time in its many faces. No, I was not referring to the faces of watches or clocks. I was referring to the many meanings that time has. Oh yes it does! You thought that time meant the same to everyone. Well think again; or maybe you could try to explain the logic behind the following cases.
Picture a farmer who plants a sapling of a tree that would probably take ten to twelve years to reach the stage when it would start to bear fruit, by then the farmer would in likelihood be under the soil himself.

Table of contents
Chapter 1: The Concept of Time
Chapter 2: Do you live in your own time cage?
Chapter 3: Where does all that time go?
Chapter 4: The Time Killers
Chapter 5: Organization, the key to Time Management
Chapter 6: Your 'To Do' Lists
Chapter 7: Prioritization: Essential in meeting deadlines
Chapter 8: Accomplishing more with less time
Chapter 9: The Time Savers
Chapter 10: Doing two things at once
Chapter 11: Your time: Self Analysis
Chapter 12: When to Say „No‟
Chapter 13: Procrastination-Your final enemy
Chapter 14: Staying Motivated
Chapter 15: Planning for success
Chapter 16: Are You A Workaholic?
Chapter 17: The Burnout Syndrome
Chapter 18: Tardiness-Don't waste my time
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013411630
  • Publisher: Lian
  • Publication date: 9/15/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 93
  • File size: 824 KB

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