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Thriving in a 24-7 World: An Energizing Tale about Growing through Pressure

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We live in a world where the demands we face as professionals, parents and students has grown exponentially, yet the amount of hours in a day has stayed constant. Many people turn to time-management strategies to keep up with the growing to-do list. But time is finite, and it’s outside of our control.



Energy management, on the other hand, is within our control. It’s about

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Kindle Edition, 206 pages
Published October 21st 2015 by iUniverse
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Bernie May
Oct 02, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: business, leadership
I wanted to like this book, I really did. But the voice / narrative device was just awkward. I agree with other reviewers that you should skip everything but the last two chapters, where Dr. Jensen speaks with his authentic voice - it's much more engaging, readable, and memorable.

I did learn and have made part of my daily routine many of the strategies/tactics described, and they work, so worth working through regardless.
MJH
Jan 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
This book has a quote that sums it best,"we can't control time, but we can control our energy."
Jules
Jun 10, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: leadership
Pretty great book on energy management. It also teaches on leadership and performance.
Rick Gilson
Excellent book to ponder as you deal with the "pressures" real and perhaps less so in your life.
Monica
Aug 21, 2016 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Don't waste your time reading the entire book, rather, read the summary at the end. The author proposes the concept of energy management rather than time management. I wish I would have managed my energy to a greater extent and just closed the book...
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