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Getting things done : the art of stress-free productivity

Author: David Allen
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"In today's world, yesterday's methods just don't work. Veteran coach and management consultant David Allen shares his methods for stress-free performance that he has introduced to tens of thousands of people across the country. Allen's premise is that our productivity is directly proportional to our ability to relax. Only when our minds are clear and our thoughts are organized can we achieve effective results and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Allen
ISBN: 0142000280 9780142000281 0670899240 9780670899241
OCLC Number: 171053221
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 267 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: A new practice for a new reality --
Getting control of your life : the five stages of mastering workflow --
Getting projects creatively under way : the five phases of project planning --
Getting started : setting up the time, space, and tools --
Collection : corralling your "stuff" --
Processing : getting "in" to empty --
Organizing : setting up the right buckets --
Reviewing : keeping your system functional --
Doing : making the best action choices --
Getting projects under control --
The power of the collection habit --
The power of the next-action decision --
The power of outcome focusing.
Other Titles: Art of stress-free productivity
Responsibility: David Allen.


In this guide to better time management, Allen shares with readers the proven methods he has already introduced in seminars and at top organizations across the country. The book's stylish design  Read more...
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"I am a devout, card-carrying GTD true believer. . . . The entire approach has boosted not only my productivity but also my wider well-being. But what amazes me just as much is how deeply GTD has Read more...

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