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First Things First By Stephen R. Covey A. Roger Merrill Rebecca R. Merrill First Things First None

  • Title: First Things First
  • Author: Stephen R. Covey A. Roger Merrill Rebecca R. Merrill
  • ISBN: 9780684802039
  • Page: 417
  • Format: Paperback
  • First Things First By Stephen R. Covey A. Roger Merrill Rebecca R. Merrill None
    First Things First By Stephen R. Covey A. Roger Merrill Rebecca R. Merrill

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    1. Greg on said:

      Another terrifically helpful book from the pen of Stephen Covey I personally found especially useful the two by two matrix he discusses as a way to organize yourself The four resulting quadrants include 1 Important and Urgent2 Important, Not Urgent 3 Urgent, Not Important 4 Not Urgent, Not ImportantSimply put, most people spend far too much time in quadrants 3 4 We also spend too much time in quadrant 1, not that those issues are unimportant, but because we don t manage our priorities well The g [...]

    2. Hatem Shawkat on said:

      TimeTimeTime whole time Issue in this book Stephen teaching us the 4th generation in time management 1st.Is To do but it was hard to keep it in your eyes so its not so helpful 2nd.Is Calendar like to say 13 14 I am going to club then another hobbit but when you miss something your all day would go wrong 3rdTo write your goals and then try to work on it and I don t know where s the time management in this case 4thTo Classify your Tasks in a table and then began to do them according to it s Import [...]

    3. Chad Warner on said:

      A thought provoking model for living by principles rather than your to do list It challenges the way most Westerners structure their days and weeks, and shows how to replace your hectic, stressful schedule with a peaceful, fulfilling one Unfortunately, it s much verbose than necessary it s repetitive, with lengthy examples.Summary Live a principle centered life Listen to your conscience which acts as a compass to true north principles ultimately from God and put first things first prioritize ac [...]

    4. Cam on said:

      This book was a slow read for me, it was really hard for me to get into it, I especially had a hard time with all of the different quadrants of organization and such, I m just not into that Although, there were a lot of things that I did like about the book One point brought up is that we use busy ness as a way to validate ourselves and to feel important, and I think that s very true, and I am starting to realize that it really doesn t matter I don t have to be involved in a million different th [...]

    5. Loy Machedo on said:

      Stephen Covey s book First Things First is an elaborated section of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People The book tends to focus on Human Habits through the guidance of a Compass rather than a Clock with its core principle of Quality versus Quantity.The author helps people achieve habit by presenting the Four Quadrants Quadrant I Urgent ImportantQuadrant II Not Urgent But ImportantQuadrant III Urgent But Not ImportantQuadrant IV Not Urgent, Not ImportantCovey recommends gradually shifting our [...]

    6. Sandra on said:

      I have this book so marked that I stopped marking it I have the audio and the paper back It s a book I reference to and read multiple times If you re looking for guidance on your day to day activities, if you re struggling with your priorities, Stephen Covey s philosophy on the compass vs the clock will sure help you.

    7. Heidi on said:

      For me, this was a new way of looking at a balanced life Sometimes we focus so much on the urgent things, that we forget about the important things that aren t necessarily so urgent Very insightful It made me think that I need to focus left on getting things done, and on getting the important things done

    8. Alex on said:

      Teaches you the art and craft of time management Move away from reactive day to day to do list planning and gets you to view your time as the week proactively scheduling in your priorities with the compass card The principle of the clock and the compass is right on.

    9. Omar on said:

      I wrote this review when I read this book two years ago, and it s still up to now one of the book that influenced and affected my life the most First Things First is a self help book written by Stephen Covey and Roger Rebecca Merrill The book aims to teach us how to put our first things first trough a time management system and defining the priorities in our lives This excellent book had a real impact on my life, and I always recommend it to people who are willing to make their lives effective. [...]

    10. Shawndra on said:

      Don t buy the Kindle version but DO READ the book.This Kindle version is frustrating, disappointing and missing important content It may say it has new technology and audio visual but I found no links or content to it They had some colored infographs but all the diagrams, worksheets and charts they mention are not available anywhere in this version The format they used for the Kindle must have been previously used for a print book as numerous word breaks are found throughout the Kindle version O [...]

    11. KellySchuknecht on said:

      I couldn t help thinking most of the time while I was reading this book that it s kind of like a diet book All other diets are uselessThis isn t a diet, it s a revolutionary new way to approach eatingDo what we say in this book and your life will be transformed foreverblah, blah When the bottom line is really Think about what you re eating and make smarter choices Most time management books are probably similar Follow these guidelines, rather than every other time management gimmick you ve read [...]

    12. Mtbike40 on said:

      I first read this book in about 1990 and the content is as relevant today as it was back then I learned so much from this book that has served me well for 19 years of professional work, and every time I reread a section it just reminds me how important if is to make sure you are doing first things first.I feel that Covey has a great mind when it comes to achieving your personal best, and this book puts the rubber to the road The materials in this book about setting goals, translating your goals [...]

    13. Ladyjexie on said:

      Taught me about keeping the first things, the most important things, first To keep most of my time on what is important and not urgent Preparation, prevention, planning, and relationships To Live, to Love, to Learn, to Leave a Legacy

    14. BeerDiablo on said:

      Not as big a jump for me personally, as this book is a bit of a refried 7 Habits There are some decent tips pointers.I recommend skimming this one rather than intently reading it.

    15. Naie Eian on said:

      If you think that living in emergency mode is not the optimal way of living, you are right and this is the perfect book to read in order to reflect about real arguments that support your way of thinking and to realize how what you always knew deep inside is true And most importantly, if you need a support to be acompaigned in the journey of creating a balanced way of living, this is the book I loved it and this is exaclty what I was looking for.

    16. Samantha on said:

      Quick read, but good points Vision is the highest manifestation of creative imagination and the primary motivation of having motivation.

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