Think Fast!: Accurate Decision-Making, Problem-Solving, and Planning in Minutes a Day [NOOK Book]

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ThinkFAST!

Let's be candid. It's a jungle out there. There is no end to the obstacles, challenges, mountains, and unexpected issues, even self-defeating thoughts, that get in the way of being the best you can be and achieving your goals and dreams.

In today's environment, everyone from top coaches and entrepreneurs, to corporate leaders, busy mothers, and grad students—everyone—is expected to make decisions and solve issues at the speed of ...

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Think Fast!: Accurate Decision-Making, Problem-Solving, and Planning in Minutes a Day

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Overview

ThinkFAST!

Let's be candid. It's a jungle out there. There is no end to the obstacles, challenges, mountains, and unexpected issues, even self-defeating thoughts, that get in the way of being the best you can be and achieving your goals and dreams.

In today's environment, everyone from top coaches and entrepreneurs, to corporate leaders, busy mothers, and grad students—everyone—is expected to make decisions and solve issues at the speed of light and with pinpoint accuracy. That's a tall order! Add downsizing, or "right-sizing" as it's often called, to this reality, and you can see why it's easy to feel overwhelmed by all the demands and responsibilities placed on your shoulders daily.

Think Fast! is a game-changer. This system has been field-tested in Fortune 500 corporate training sessions, with top business leaders, and in thousands of client consultations and solution-finding sessions. The results were so consistently effective that these same clients asked for a book to use as an ongoing learning tool—a virtual "coach."

In these pages, you'll find a simple-to-use system to:

  • Cut through your concerns, obstacles, and demands in record time and with accuracy, every time

  • Immediately eliminate feeling overwhelmed and out of control

  • Discover renewed energy to pursue your dreams and goals, with passion!

You hold in your hands a powerful system to enable you to make good decisions, prevent problems, and plan for the future with speed, effectiveness, and accuracy every time! Think about it. The greatest coaches and leaders today and throughout history have mastered these skills. And now, so can YOU: fast, accurately, and in just minutes a day!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118096536
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/13/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • File size: 820 KB

Meet the Author

Guy A. Hale, a seasoned business leader, is chairman and CEO of Alamo Learning Systems, one of the oldest and most highly regarded management training and consulting companies in the world. The company's growing list of clients includes more than two hundred Fortune 500 companies. Guy has overseen the development of innovative and popular training programs such as Critical Thinking Skills, Process Improvement, Project Management, Innovation, Team Building, Total Quality Management, and ISO 9000, ISO 14000, and QS-9000. He is a frequent guest lecturer at the two most prestigious graduate schools in China, Beijing and Tsinghau Universities. He is author of The Proactive Manager (Wiley) and The Leader's Edge, which has become one of the all-time bestselling business books in China. Guy wrote Think Fast! for anyone at any level of leadership, who wants to conquer his or her concerns with speed and accuracy, and achieve meaningful success!
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Table of Contents

Foreword.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

1. Good News.

2. Start Here: Stop.

3. The Dump List.

4. Simplify.

5. Pick the Right Road: Three Little Questions.

6. Recognize Your Progress.

7. Present: Decide Now!

8. Past: Find Out “Why?”

9. Future: Plan to Make It Happen.

10. Go Forward with Condence.

Bonus Chapter. Innovation: Create Something New.

Index.

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