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One of the best talks ever given on time management. In this lecture you will learn to:

-Clarify your goals and achieve them

-Handle people and projects that waste your time

-Be involved in better delegation

-Work more efficiently with your boss/advisor

-Learn specific skills and tools to save you time

-Overcome stress and procrastination

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Paperback, 84 pages
Published August 1st 2008 by
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Nov 01, 2009 rated it really liked it
Good little book. This was actually a lecture that he summarized in a book. Most how-to/time management books are thick, you must invest a lot of reading time to get a small amount of actual knowledge out of them. Randy's book is short, to the point, and helpful. The most important tip to take away from it is a matrix TO DO list. Focus on the important things, don't drown in the every-day little things.
Jun 23, 2009 rated it really liked it
This book is short and sweet. It helped me once I realized it was pulled from a lecture he gave (so I was reading it expecting spoken language, rather than written language). Good points and good reminders about how to value your own time. It's a short and sweet book (took me about 45 minutes total).
Nov 20, 2008 rated it really liked it
Liked what I read, but I didn't have time to finish it. *sigh*
Feb 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: lifehacks
this is what started my time management skills.
Jan 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Watched the lecture , over an hour but still is worth it !
Ahmed Al sanhani
Mar 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I did not really read the book, even though it is available online, but I really enjoyed watching the lecture Prof. Randy gace online. It is worthwhile to watch the lecture again and again as there is al lot of things to learn about time management from it.
Siddhant Shrivastava
Absolutely recommended talk which every human who values her/his own time must watch. Very relevant and pragmatic to any kind of workplace in today's world. While you're at it, please do me a favor and read Randy Pausch's "The Last Lecture" to better appreciate his genius.
Jan 31, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is a great book to read.
Dec 28, 2008 marked it as to-read
Weber doesn't have this one. I'm putting it on this list so I can hopefully remember it one day. Yeah right! If I need a time management book do you really think I'm going to remember to read it?
Academic Eric
Nov 19, 2011 rated it really liked it
I watched the lecture that this apparently is a transcript of. The way he simply explained things and showed how they work for him impressed me.
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I am flattered and embarassed by all the recent attention to my "Last Lecture." I am told that, including abridged versions, over six million people have viewed the lecture online. The lecture really was for my kids, but if others are finding value in it, that is wonderful. But rest assured; I'm hardly unique. Send your kids to Carnegie Mellon and the other professors here will teach them valuable ...more
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