Drawing on his popular blog for the Harvard Business Review, Bregman lays out a strategy for blocking out distractions and getting things done. The title refers to his daily prescription for time management: five minutes of computer-free time in the morning to map goals for the day, one-minute breaks each hour to refocus and five minutes at the day’s end to check in with yourself and tie up loose ends. If there’s anyone on your gift list who complains about always being busy but never getting anything done, this may be the ticket.
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Just finished reading 18 Minutes and wanted to tell you I absolutely loved it! Way more than just one thing in there, but I will start with a focus on just one.