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The Power of Less : The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential...in Business and in Life
by Leo Babauta


Overview - With the countless distractions that come from every corner of a modern life, it's amazing that were ever able to accomplish anything. The Power of Less demonstrates how to streamline your life by identifying the essential and eliminating the unnecessary freeing you from everyday clutter and allowing you to focus on accomplishing the goals that can change your life for the better.  Read more...

 
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Overview
With the countless distractions that come from every corner of a modern life, it's amazing that were ever able to accomplish anything. The Power of Less demonstrates how to streamline your life by identifying the essential and eliminating the unnecessary freeing you from everyday clutter and allowing you to focus on accomplishing the goals that can change your life for the better.
The Power of Less will show you how to:
  • Break any goal down into manageable tasks
  • Focus on only a few tasks at a time
  • Create new and productive habits
  • Hone your focus
  • Increase your efficiency
By setting limits for yourself and making the most of the resources you already have, youll finally be able work less, work smarter, and focus on living the life that you deserve.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781401309701
  • ISBN-10: 1401309704
  • Publisher: Hachette Books
  • Publish Date: January 2009
  • Page Count: 192
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 8.55 x 5.75 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.7 pounds


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Publishers Weekly Reviews

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  • Reviewed in: Publishers Weekly, page 51.
  • Review Date: 2008-11-17
  • Reviewer: Staff

According to Babauta (Zen to Done), employing “the power of less” will propel readers from chaos to blissful and productive minimalism. Learning to set limitations, such as penning a three-item “Most Important Task” list every day and restricting e-mails to five lines, is a cornerstone for the author’s plan for increased simplicity and satisfaction. With new boundaries in place, readers can discover “flow,” become wholly absorbed in tasks and live the paradox of doing less and achieving more. (Jan.)

 
BookPage Reviews

Back to basics

Is your life overscheduled and overrun by clutter, whether piles of paper on your desk or way too many commitments on your calendar? Leo Babauta has the solution. In The Power of Less: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential

. . . in Business and in Life he has created "a how-to manual on how to simplify and focus on the essential. How to do less while accomplishing more." Babauta isn't just paying lip service to the importance of learning to focus on what's important. Over the last few years, he's accomplished quite a list of goals (running two marathons, doubling his income, eliminating his debt, writing this book) while parenting six children. His secret lies in his ability to focus on one thing at a time rather than trying to juggle too many things at once. In the book, Babauta offers targeted suggestions for slowly but surely finding focus (and thus, greater efficiency). A 30-day challenge provides a kick-start, and simplification strategies and tips abound.

 
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