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Time Power: A Proven System for Getting More Done in Less Time Than You Ever Thought Possible

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One of the world's premier business consultants and personal success experts, Brian Tracy has devoted more than 25 years to studying the most powerful time management practices used by the most successful people in every arena. Now, in Time Power, Brian reveals his comprehensive system designed to help readers increase their productivity and income exponentially -- in just ...more
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Published March 28th 2007 by AMACOM (first published 2004)
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Noella
Jun 09, 2014 rated it did not like it
subtitle should be: a proven system for becoming a complete jerk in less time than you ever thought possible
Muhammad Ali
May 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Key Learnings:
• Time Management is a skill that can be developed by anyone.
• To be productive at work, focus and concentrate
• Manage multi-task jobs by setting up the right team with correct roles and responsibilities. Do crisis anticipation, plan on paper and have Plan B.
• Overcome procrastination by developing a sense of urgency and task prioritization. Practice creative procrastination on low value tasks.
• Keep up with people and world by reading books and magazines in areas of your int
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Daniel Threlfall
Jan 16, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2016
There is a lot of good advice in this book. For someone who is new at their career or needs to be motivated to improve their game, I would certainly recommend it.

It is, however, scattershot and unfocused. Tracy touches on everything from how to plan your sales trips to what you should put in your briefcase when you travel on an airplane.

It's also really dated. "Go to the store and buy a rolodex" might have been good advice 20 years ago.

Overall, I'm glad I read it, but it leaves a lot to be desi
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Milka
Jan 18, 2014 rated it really liked it
A very useful book on how to regain lost time for productivity every day, from identifying and avoiding timewasters, to improving efficiency to creating a schedule and sticking to it. Plan your work and then work your plan is the way to go, so you spend most of your time on the activities that will get you when you want to go. This book includes tips of goal setting, thorough planning and execution. It's worth spending a few hours reading.
Stephanie
Nov 01, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Glad I didn't judge by the cover. This book has already proven to be a tremendous resource for myself & others I've shared it with. Time = your life. Brian Tracy provides questions to help you clarify: who you are, what your talents are and therefore how you might want to spend your most previous resource, time. Everyday I read this there were ideas & techniques I began using immediately. ...more
Toni Delgado Jones
And amalgamation of every time management book that you've ever read with a twist on the power of the law of attraction. Took me a little bit to get through it. Some sound advice, but again probably nothing that you don't already know. I will say it was motivating and reminded me to incorporate planning long-term personal goals into my daily routine.
Diana
Apr 06, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: time-management
It has good tips and a unique way of looking at things. Some of the concepts are pretty entertaining in the way they are presented. Especially because he is not trying to present them in a humorous way.
Lee
Dec 13, 2011 rated it liked it
Good principles, but nothing I've never heard honestly. Feels like a self help book with some action steps. Works better as a reference guide than a "book" per se.
Ivo Stoykov
If you don't have enough time here Brian Tracy offers some clear approach in simple steps. Follow it.
Narelle Todd
Sep 05, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: productivity
Clear and simple strategies to managing time and getting more done in your day. One of my must reads on this topic.
Kelsey Jones
Great suggestions, much easier to digest in audio book format
Murtaza
It's a very good book, it changes your life if you put what is said in action
Elisabeta Fronea
Apr 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This is a time management book everyone should read. Our time is our life and it should be spent as carefully and efficiently possible.
Jason Dang
Jul 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Great book, I went back a second time to take notes. Many of it seems like common sense but when you apply some of the practical strategies they really are effective (most of it relies on writing things down). I like his writing style, it's very positive and motivating. Definitely perked up morale...Highly recommended for people that need to get things done.
Hyejeong Jang
Aug 19, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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One of the world's premier business consultants and personal success experts, Brian Tracy has devoted more than 25 years to studying the most powerful time management practices used by the most successful people in every arena. Now, in Time Power, Brian reveals his comprehensive system designed...

Mannix Nyiam ii
Oct 22, 2018 rated it really liked it
A must read if you desperately need to learn how to manage your time efficiently. If you’re already decent at managing time you’ll find in this book that there are principles you’ve already been practicing unconsciously. Nevertheless, go through it all if you strive for excellence. Brian will surely help you improve on time management.
Melisha
Sep 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Good audio book for learning how to prioritize and manage your time, there's lots of content and information through the book that would be best to read it a couple of times to to fully digest the information.
Daniel Tolson
Feb 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Getting around to it.

If you like simple ideas that are easy to implement, be sure to get this book. One idea I took away was the timber getting around to it disks. I won’t spoil it, so buy the book and implement it.

Brian, thank you.
John
May 23, 2019 rated it it was ok
Me, to author: If your book is about time (how to handle it better), why is it 8 cd's long and just full of recycled material from your other books...?
*only made it into ch.2 , because that seems like it should be enough space to get your point across
Carter Hemphill
This book is full of great advice on how to be more productive at work. Each chapter contains a lot of advice worth going back to again. The book is geared especially towards those in the sales, but I still found a lot of useful information that is relevant for any workplace environment.
Thomas Geldhof
Oct 30, 2019 rated it liked it
Only read half of the book, because - oh irony - I didn't find the time to finish it before the hand-in deadline of the local library.

Picked up some good practical time management tools though such as the ABCD method.
Yagnesh
Nov 21, 2017 rated it really liked it
Time is more than money.
If you can mange your time it's ease for you to manage your life
Mustafa T. Dawood
Aug 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book is thick and rich, it’s amazing how many ideas and hidden treasures!

It’s a game changer to balance work-family and goals!!
Feng Ouyang
Nov 22, 2018 rated it it was ok
I read the first two chapters. It is just one more self-help books: set the goal, have a plan, check progress, etc.
Abakenn
Oct 25, 2019 marked it as to-read
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Micheal Marshal
Apr 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely perfect!
Jamie Findlay
Jul 13, 2020 rated it really liked it
Another Tracy Classic
Zeeshan
Apr 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Book Review

Book Name: Time Power written by Brain Tracy

Author Introduction:

Brian Tracy (born 5 January 1944) is a Canadian-born American-inspired public speaker and self-development author. He is the author of more than 70 books that have been translated into dozens of languages. His famous books are really worth your money and time power. As an author, he has collected a large number of libraries around the world.

Brian is the Chairman and CEO of Tracy International, a company he founded in 1984
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John
Feb 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Brian Tracy is a business expert. In this book, he provides a very practical approach to time management. There is a strong emphasis on the importance of organization, as well as writing down and prioritizing tasks.
Anna del C. Dye
Jul 23, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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This book is an enthusiastic way of showing how your time is power and how it extends from your office to create a satisfying and successful personal life. Just because you have more time doesn’t mean that you have the motivation to do that what is needed. In this book, Brian Tracy, a 20 plus years veteran motivational consultant, will
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Brian Tracy is Chairman and CEO of Brian Tracy International, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals and organizations.

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