Less: Accomplishing More by Doing Less

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Marc Lesser's book shows us the benefits of doing less in a world that has increasingly embraced more - more desire, more activity, more things, more exhaustion. Less is about stopping, about the possibility of finding composure in the midst of activity. The ideas and practices that Lesser outlines offer a radical yet simple approach to transforming a lifestyle based on endless to-do lists into a more meaningful approach that is truly more productive in every sense.
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Overview

Marc Lesser's book shows us the benefits of doing less in a world that has increasingly embraced more - more desire, more activity, more things, more exhaustion. Less is about stopping, about the possibility of finding composure in the midst of activity. The ideas and practices that Lesser outlines offer a radical yet simple approach to transforming a lifestyle based on endless to-do lists into a more meaningful approach that is truly more productive in every sense.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781577316176
  • Publisher: New World Library
  • Publication date: 2/1/2009
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 984,009
  • Product dimensions: 5.57 (w) x 8.27 (h) x 0.47 (d)

Meet the Author

Marc Lesser is the founder and CEO of ZBA Associates, a management consulting, coaching, and training company. A Zen teacher with an MBA, Marc speaks and leads workshops throughout North America.

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Table of Contents

Prologue Accomplish more

Pt. I The overwhelming busyness of our lives

Ch. 1 The immense sea 3

Ch. 2 The art of less 13

Pt. II Transforming busyness into composure and results

Ch. 3 The less manifesto 29

Ch. 4 Fear 37

Ch. 5 Assumptions 65

Ch. 6 Distractions 89

Ch. 7 Resistance 113

Ch. 8 Busyness, or finding the one who is not busy 133

Epilogue 155

Acknowledgments 161

Sources and recommended reading 163

Index 165

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