Power of An Hour: Business and Life Mastery in One Hour A Week

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John Wiley & Sons, Dec 3, 2010 - Business & Economics - 224 pages
Praise for The Power of an Hour

"The master at getting what you want from others now tells us how to get what we want from ourselves! This is really a great book, and I recommend it highly-for you, for your team, and for your children."
-Bob Burg, author, Endless Referrals

"If you want to make predictable, systematic change in your life or your business, buy this book. Each chapter is a stand-alone system that results in powerful change . . . fast."
-David Hancock, The Entrepreneurial Publisher, CEO, Morgan James Publishing

"Dave's methods helped me take my business from $0 to $10 million in sales.If you're a creative business owner who wants total focus and massive success, run, don't walk, and get this book!"
-Stephanie Frank, author, The Accidental Millionaire

"The Power of an Hour is a mighty powerful way to sort out your financesby first sorting out yourself!"
-Mark Joyner, #1 bestselling author, The Irresistible Offer

"The disease of the twenty-first century, no matter who you are or what you do,is Time Deficit Disorder. Dave Lakhani offers a brilliant solution in this book.Get it and take the cure-you'll be surprised how much better you feel!"
-David Garfinkel, author, Customers on Demand

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User Review  - GovMarley - LibraryThing

The Power of an Hour is a good book for teaching out the basics of action planning and time management. The author breaks the book down into 18 different hours of focus to impact your business and ... Read full review

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How the Power of an Hour Works
Answer These Questions About Your Experience With Focus
The Fearsome Focus Process
A Few Tips for Focus Success
One Hour Action Plan
What Is Critical Thinking?
How to Think Critically
Open Your Eyes
The Power of Finding Your Business Focus
The Discipline of Time Management
Time Killers
The Value of Your Time
Advice from a Sergeant
The Secret to Managing Time
Creating and Articulating Your Vision

Encountering Einstein
Spend Your Hour Creatively
Crazy Ideas into Action
Three Steps to Setting the Stage
Identifying Blocks
Identifying Blocks Exercise
OneHour Action Plan
The FourStep Block Buster Plan
OneHour Action Plan
Energy Thieves
How to Categorize Your Relationships by Time
OneHour Action Plan
Prior to Setting up Any Plan
Setting up Your Plan
Investment Basics You Should Know According to James Berman
OneHour Action Plan
Four Reasons SelfImprovement Efforts Typically Fail
Determining the Areas of Your Life to Focus on First
Ideas for SelfImprovement That You May Want to Develop
OneHour Action Plan
How to Make Your Mental Vacations Powerful
OneHour Action Plan
Hidden Secret of Manifestation Revealed
Power Questions to Jumpstart Your Master Life Vision
Final Steps to Success
OneHour Action Plan
The Fear Factor
How to Overcome Fear
How to Determine Your Educated Action Steps
How to Reinvent Yourself
OneHour Action Plan
Breaking out the Operational Units
Power Questions for Finding Business Focus
Creating Your Business Culture
OneHour Action Plan
Unique Differentiator
Public Relations
OneHour Action Plan
Finding Our Exceptional Experience
OneHour Action Plan
Three Types of Connections
Maintaining Connections
Letting Relationships Die
OneHour Action Plan
Developing the Person You Mentor
Ending the Relationship
OneHour Action Plan
OneHour Action Plan
What Should Be Systemized
How to Create Effective Systems
What to Do Once Youve Documented Your Systems
What Can Be Systemized?
OneHour Action Plan
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About the author (2010)

Dave Lakhani is an in-demand speaker, trainer, and the President of Bold Approach, Inc., a business acceleration firm consultancy. Bold Approach has been nominated twice as one of Fast Company magazine's Fast 50 Companies. A successful entrepreneur, he is a popular speaker on the topics of persuasion, influence, sales, marketing, ideation, and business acceleration. He is also the author of Persuasion: The Art of Getting What You Want, from Wiley. Visit him online at www.powerofanhour.com.

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