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- Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
- By: Cal Newport
- Narrated by: Jeff Bottoms
- Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
Popular blogger Cal Newport reveals the new key to achieving success and true meaning in professional life: the ability to master distraction. Many modern knowledge workers now spend most of their brain power battling distraction and interruption, whether because of the incessant pinging of devices, noisy open-plan offices or the difficulty of deciding what deserves their attention the most. When Cal Newport coined the term deep work on his popular blog, Study Hacks, in 2012, he found the concept quickly hit a nerve.
Useful insights into ring-fencing your focus.
- By Mark Lancaster on 23-05-17
Got me rethinking of the amount of time I waste
If you want honesty about productivity and be better at it, this is a book for you. Cal breaks down how to go about in delving into "Deep Work". I'll certainly be listening to the book again and remind myself of the Deep Work principles.
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