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Laura Vanderkam is the author of several time management and productivity books, including:
The New Corner Office
Off the Clock
I Know How She Does It
What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast
168 Hours

Laura is also the author of a time management fable, Juliet’s School of Possibilities and another novel, The Cortlandt Boys, which is available as an ebook.

Her 2016 TED talk, "How to Gain Control of Your Free Time," has been viewed more than 5 million times.

She regularly appears in publications including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, and Fortune.

She is the host of two weekly podcasts, Before Breakfast and The New Corner Office and she is the co-host, with Sarah Hart-Unger, of the weekly podcast Best of Both
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Learning to talk

The toddler years can be tough. It is also really cool to watch a little human being figure out how to talk. From 18-24 months (give or take) there is an incredible burst of language acquisition.

My little guy is in that phase now. A few months ago, there were just a few words: Mama, Dada, baba (bottle/cup/anything liquid), woof-woof (basically any animal), and “up” when he wished to be picked up.

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Learning to talk

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“You don’t build the life you want by saving time. You build the life you want, and then time saves itself. Recognizing that is what makes success possible.”
Laura Vanderkam, I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time

“Time is elastic. It stretches to accommodate what we need or want to do with it.”
Laura Vanderkam, I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time

“Successful people know that small things done repeatedly have great power.”
Laura Vanderkam, What the Most Successful People Do at Work: A Short Guide to Making Over Your Career

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