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How to get control of your time and your life / by Alan Lakein.

New York : Peter H. Wyden, [1973] .
ISBN 9780451075703, 0451075706

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
HN 90 .T5 L34 Available Request
LIB stacks
BF637.S8 L34 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
BF637 .S8L34 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
650.13 L3h, 1973 Available Request
Howard Law
3rd Flr (non HU Law patrons - ILL borrowing only)
HN90.T5 L34 1973 Available
3rd Flr (non HU Law patrons - ILL borrowing only)
HN90.T5 L34 1973 Available
Subjects Success.
Time management -- United States.
Time management.
United States.
Description x, 204 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Summary If you value your time and your life, you owe it to yourself to read this book. Here, for the first time, are all the how-to-get-it-done secrets of America's foremost personal time manager. Alan Lakein's program covers every aspect of time use, including new ways to make time to relax. His program has worked for more than 15,000 businessmen, professionals, homemakers, and students who have attended his classes. Now, finally, you can put it to work yourself. - Jacket flap.
Contents Why you should care about your time -- Your payoff : control of your life -- Drift, drown, or decide -- Control starts with planning -- What do you really want from life? -- Get started right now -- How scheduling helps -- How to find time you never knew you had -- Making the most of priorities -- Tasks better left undone -- Accommodating yourself and other people -- How to create quiet time for yourself -- Ask Lakein's question -- Using the Swiss cheese method -- How to find instant tasks for instant involvement -- Try stimulus change to keep involved -- Sometimes it pays to slow down -- Don't let fear get in your way -- The real price of delay -- Learn to stress the benefits -- How to get back after you've escaped -- How to do better next time -- Do your best and consider it a success -- Appendix : How I save time.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)695796
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lakein, Alan.
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