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How to Stop Procrastination & Get More Done Audiobook

How to Stop Procrastination & Get More Done

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Publisher's Summary

The 2017 updated version of the best-selling solution to end procrastination forever and get more done in life.

Over 10 years of research lead to Alan Coulter writing the original book in 2014 which has now been updated with the latest methods for 2017. Cutting through the nonsense, this book offers a simple and easy to understand solution to beating procrastination and getting more done in life. No fancy gimmicks, just solid and actionable advice.

Some of the topics covered in this book include:

  • Effective methods to become more productive in life
  • Twenty-one unique and proven methods to beat procrastination
  • Procrastination at work and in your career
  • Romantic partners, friends, and family
  • Building willpower
  • Good habits
  • Time management skills for your life
  • And so much more!

©2017 Alan Coulter (P)2017 Alan Coulter

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    If you could sum up How to Stop Procrastination & Get More Done in three words, what would they be?

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    Narrator was very good, nice to listen to and really helped to enforce the points. Great book!!!

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    I found it very interesting as a lot of the material was not only original but also very easy to follow and to implement into my life.

    Narration is top! Only thing i didn't like was the cover artwork ha! Very good book if you want to increase your productivity and decrease your procrastination.


    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Fiona 06/09/2017
    Fiona 06/09/2017
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    Some interesting concepts. Everything was put in a simple to understand and follow format. I found the narration a tiny bit annoying at times but nothing drastic. I am definitely finding myself getting a lot more done since getting this book

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    "Finally found what i was looking for."
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    Finally found a book that actually gives me what i wanted and needed to know, in a very simple to understand format. No mumbo jumbo nonsense which makes a huge change from the other books i have tried. Had it for a week now and i can already see an improvement in my productivity and general self-discipline.

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    Alice N. 09/09/2017
    Alice N. 09/09/2017

    I'm a UK based freelance content writer, blogger, and self proclaimed bibliophile.

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    "Unlike Any Self Help Book I've ever Listened to!"

    How to Stop Procrastination and Get More Done is a self help ebook like you’ve never experienced before. You’ll usually find that self help books follow a stuffy and linear narrative however Coulter has injected his invaluable advice with sardonic wit to make the audio book enjoyable as well as educational. He tears apart the modern misconceptions around procrastination and our current disregard for its dangerous repercussions that hinder our daily lives in ways that we’ve never really contemplated. He illustrates how millennial's have created a joke around this apathetic mentality, however in reality, we’re wasting our lives and increasing our anxiety and stress levels.
    The narrator follows a great pace which is easy to understand and gives you a complete understanding on the psychological reasons why we procrastinate due to our subconscious thought patterns, fears and anxieties. The book will equip you to deal with procrastination in respect to your home life, relationships and professional lives and makes you consider how your environment reflects in our mind sets.
    Throughout the book Coulter offers thoughtful and practical advice which is proven to enhance your productivity so you can reach your full potential and override harmful thought patterns such subconscious fear of failure, fear of success and fear of not being good enough.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Evo keo 06/09/2017
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    "some food for thought"

    i did take some things away from this book and am starting to see improvements already.

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    "Repetitive and uninspiring"

    The tools in this audiobook are at best geared to the person who doesn't want to do the washing up and needs a little motivation. I was expecting some advanced sociological tools that would help a busy mind. I just found an overzealous, over enthusiastic, 'boot up the ass' colloquially annoying narrative.

    0 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    13/09/17
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    "Not a cure but a recovery toolbox"

    Thanks to this book I can finally let go of some of my procrastinating tendencies and move on with my life!

    After years of struggling with procrastination I came across this audiobook that doesn't promise to cure but give you tools to recover. It's an interesting concept but in the week since I listened to it I've been able to put a lot of the techniques into action and I have felt much more productive.

    All in all I'd definitely recommend this book to anyone even if you're only procrastinating sometimes, and I'd gladly go back and give it another listen should I find myself slipping back into those old habits.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • David H
    25/08/17
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    "Full of very helpful methods that work, great book"

    I found this audiobook to be very helpful in combatting my procrastination. If I was to describe it in one word, it would be practical. It's literally full of different methods to try. The author recognises that everyone is different and the root causes of their procrastination are different. He focuses on providing a wide range of solutions so you can find what works for you. I would recommend the Pomodoro and 1-3-5 methods in particular. They made a huge difference to my life in a very short space of time. I couldn't believe what I could get done in a day when I was organised and actually applied myself. The author's methods also had a way of not seeming daunting and insurmountable, which was a huge problem I found with other books, methods etc.

    The author does give some background info on the causes of procrastination and they are a great help in understanding why the different methods work and for whom they might be suitable. However, it is very focused on doing, which is exactly what procrastinators need. It doesn't expect miracles overnight and emphasises the importance of consistency to achieve your goals.

    The chapters are well laid out and flow into each other nicely. The narration was clear and easy to follow. I found the information was organised into nice sized blocks, just the perfect amount to listen to on my commute to work each morning. I would highly recommend this book, definitely for those who have developed procrastinating habits from depression like me. The lift you get from actually getting things done is amazing!

    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
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    22/08/17
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    "Helpful, informative, unique, easy to understand"
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    As I said in the title, this book was helpful, informative, unique, easy to understand and easy to follow. Procrastination is never an easy thing but i can sincerely say my productivity and self-discipline has at least doubled since getting this book. Very good, superb narration and great value for money. Very impressed.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Anonymous
    20/08/17
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    "Enjoyable and informative"
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    Really liked this one. Already had it in print format but wanted to get the audio version so I could listen to it when commuting. Awesome book, can't recommend this highly enough

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful

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