Life Matters: Creating a Dynamic Balance of Work, Family, Time, & Money / Edition 1

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Overview

Fine your true life balance--with the experts at the Covey Institute

"Profound knowledge is literally what this book is. In fact, what I would say is 'profound wisdom,' because it interweaves timeless, universal, self-evident principles into all of the knowledge that is given.... I hope you share my passion for this remarkable book."--Excerpt from the Foreword by Stephen R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

"This book is a great read, especially if you have a family, where balance in life is paramount!"--Larry King, Host of Larry King Live

"Roger and Rebecca Merrill have written another book that matters...a goldmine of practical, achievable ideas that will really make a difference."--Ken Blanchard, coauthor, The One Minute Manager® and Whale Done!TM

The way we spend our time and money measures how much we're able to apply what matters most to us into our daily lives. For many, that means devoting more of ourselves to family and loved ones. But in this busy age, how do we do that? Efficiency experts A. Roger Merrill and Rebecca Merrill show you how explore your priorities and expand your capacity for happiness and fulfillment, with a guide through the crucial steps toward effective living, including:

  • A self-assessment quiz to evaluate the vital life elements of work, family, time, money
  • Exploring the gap between what you value and your daily life
  • Using technology as a tool to create more time
  • Utilizing dynamic investing, which includes intangibles such as energy, relationships, and integrity
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071441780
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/17/2004
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 262
  • Sales rank: 628,382
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Meet the Author

Roger Merrill and Rebecca Merrill are the authors of the bestselling First Things First. Roger is a vice president and cofounder of the Franklin Covey Company.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vi
Foreword vii
Chapter 1 What Matters 1
Chapter 2 The Three Gotta Do's 15
Chapter 3 Work Matters 47
Chapter 4 Family Matters 99
Chapter 5 Time Matters 139
Chapter 6 Money Matters 189
Chapter 7 Wisdom Matters 225
Notes 251
Index 258
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