Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Nov 13, 2008 - Education - 266 pages
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Every idea in this book is focused on increasing your overall levels of productivity, performance, and output and on making you more valuable in whatever you do. You can apply many of these ideas to your personal life as well. Each of these twenty-one methods and techniques is complete in itself. All are necessary. One strategy might be effective in one situation and another might apply to another task. All together, these twenty-one ideas represent a smorgasbord of personal effectiveness techniques that you can use at any time, in any order or sequence that makes sense to you at the moment. The key to success is action. These principles work to bring about fast, predictable improvements in performance and results. The faster you learn and apply them, the faster you will move ahead in your career - guaranteed! There will be no limit to what you can accomplish when you learn how to Eat That Frog!
 

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User Review  - GlennBell - LibraryThing

This is a short but valuable book. The concepts covered are important and well stated. I will try to apply them to my life. Most concepts are simple and perhaps are logical but often not followed. I strongly recommend this book. Read full review

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User Review  - kittyjay - LibraryThing

As a productivity and motivation manager, Eat That Frog! wins all around. The tips given in it are clear, actionable items, not bogged down by the psychology or theory behind them (though I will admit ... Read full review

Contents

Set the Table
1
Plan Every Day in Advance
13
Apply the 8020 Rule to Everything
26
Consider the Consequences
35
Practice Creative Procrastination
54
Use the ABCDE Method Continually
63
Focus on Key Result Areas
71
Apply the Law of Three
85
Put the Pressure on Yourself
150
Maximize Your Personal Powers
157
Motivate Yourself into Action
168
Get Out of the Technological Time Sinks
177
Slice and Dice the Task
195
Create Large Chunks of Time
202
Develop a Sense of Urgency
209
Single Handle Every Task
218

Prepare Thoroughly Before You Begin
105
Take It One Oil Barrel at a Time
115
Upgrade Your Key Skills
122
Leverage Your Special Talents
131
Identify Your Key Constraints
138
Putting It All Together
227
Brian Tracy University of Sales and Entrepreneurship 245 About the Author
248
Index
261
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