The Age of Speed
Learning to Thrive in a More-Faster-Now World
By Vince Poscente
(Ballantine Books, Paperback, 9780345506191, 241pp.)
Publication Date: August 26, 2008
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- recognize the difference between repetitive chores and passionate pursuits, and assign the appropriate amount of time and energy to each
- mentally shatter the outdated idea that work, home, and leisure should be completely separate, and create a new, purpose-driven model of organizing your time
- discover how to control interruptions, including how and when to accept them-by learning when to multitask and when to focus
Speed provides amazing benefits-you become more conscious of how you spend your time, understand your authentic purpose, and find yourself more flexible and open to new opportunities. When you harness the power of speed, your life and work become less stressful, less busy, and more balanced. What are you waiting for?
Praise for "The Age of Speed"
"The "Age of Speed" is your bible to surf the speed tsunami that's overtaking business and life."
-Scott Cook, chairman and co-founder, Intuit
"Thought-provoking . . . It's time to make peace with the whoosh of your 24/7 lifestyle."
" Vince Poscente's] counterintuitive notion of embracing speed rather than coping with it will change the way people live and work."
-Stephen M. R. Covey, author of "The Speed of Trust.