Productivity - If there is anything to become an expert in, this is it!  It will provide great returns every time you revisit it for a substantial re-look and/or learning!  There is nothing else you can do that is more productive for your time than to learn to be more productive, until you are truly an expert in execution and in living a great life.

Time And Productivity Contents, Links

Planning Books

Program For Productivity And Time Management - The Central Road To An Incredible Life - After this you can link to the advanced program.

Of course, check my Books, Booklets, And Summaries page to see if I've added a productivity level II book to the basic quickest route to productivity.

The Timer Tool - Use this forever and always!

The Time Out Tool - Use this to "break" whatever is going on and to regather, refresh, recover, reground...

Mission Control - Beyond Time Management.  For those who want  to delve into  this as deeply as  possible and hone tme management to a finer art.

Form A Master Mind Group: Through sharing a common "mind" toward facilitating each other's success through ideas, inspiration, and support, one expands one's power tremendously.  Link to how to do this:
For a downloadable book: 
(If links break, enter phrase into a web search engine.)

The Strategic Coach.  Managing your business life more productively and with a lot less effort and stress.  "Out of the box" thinking.  Have a better business life by far.  Buy their books! (not an affiliate)

A few other websites will be added, gradually.

Videos For Learning Time Management And Productivity

Robin Sharma: New Tactics To Become The Most Productive Person You Know (8:13) - You cannot do what he suggests unless you do the energy management he talks about, in this case in terms of establishing habits.

My "Quik Implementation" book:  My "Life Value Productivity System" in Kindle format, with over 200 links.  Either go to Amazon and enter  "Keith D Garrick" or link from Books.

The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey

First Things First, Stephen Covey

Living The 80/20 Way: Work Less, Worry Less, Succeed More, Enjoy More,  Richard Koch (consider his other books later)

The Power Of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is The Key To High Performance And Personal Renewal, Loehr and Schwartz - A key read.  (Also see below, another book by Loehr.)

Read those first, then proceed to read the other highly rated books.   The goal, after meeting other priorities of course, is to read 10 more productivity books, as each will push you upward.  

Manage Your Day-To-Day, Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus & Sharpen Your Creative Mind, Glei - Selections and comments from some highly respected, effective individuals from Buffett onward.

No B.S Time Management For Entrepreneurs - The Ultimate No Holds Barred, Kick Butt, Take No Prisoners Guide To Time Productivity & Sanity, Dan Kennedy

The 3 Secrets To Effective Time Management: Achieve More Success With Less Stress, Saunders

The acknowledged experts:

Eat That Frog! 21 Great Ways To Stop Procrastinating And Get More Done In Less Time, Brian Tracy - You'll want to use him as one of your top experts in productivity and life overall.  Order some of his other books: Brian Tracy Books.  (See the Brian Tracy pages on this site.)

Make Today Count: The Secret Of Your Success Is Determined By Your Daily Agenda, John C. Maxwell - Look at his other books, too!  Browse John Maxwell Books.


The next big stretch, so not necessary to read until later:

     The Four-Hour Workweek, Timothy Ferris


Productivity is the way to achievement.  However, do not confuse the over-achievers who ruin their lives and burnout by the excess.  True achievement is where all the major areas of life fit together into a life that works.  It is just that we can have so much more in our lives...

The Only Way To Win: How Building Character Drives Higher Achievement And Greater Fulfillment In Business And Life, Jim Loehr - Read the intro on the page for the book.