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Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

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Increasing your energy capacity is the best way to get more work done faster and better.

From the October 2007 issue of Harvard Business Review.

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    Carolyn Memphis, TN, United States 05-31-12
    Carolyn Memphis, TN, United States 05-31-12 Member Since 2013
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    "Everyone Should Read This!"
    Would you listen to Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time (Harvard Business Review) again? Why?

    I have listened to it several times and recommended it to many people I work with as well as my husband. It's message that we all have limited energy is a critical one.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    I changed some of the things I do in my life.


    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Laurie R. Sanders 04-18-13 Member Since 2007

    Always on the lookout for the next great read

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    "Instinctively Knew Some Of This But Great Read"
    What made the experience of listening to Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time (Harvard Business Review) the most enjoyable?

    This was a short piece which was tightly focused on energy and how to manage energy. It began from the standpoint that time is a finite resource whilst energy can be renewed. Then it went into the ways to renew energy. Great listen. I will undoubtedly listen to it again - something I do with very few titles.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I liked the tight focus. It focused on one area and covered it well. I'm definitely looking at more from the Harvard Business Review.


    What about Todd Mundt’s performance did you like?

    He was easy to understand, didn't speak too fast or too slow and seemed to impart an enthusiasm for the topic which was enjoyable.


    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Ria Toronto, ON, Canada 04-15-13
    Ria Toronto, ON, Canada 04-15-13

    Always strive for an open mind.

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    What made the experience of listening to Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time (Harvard Business Review) the most enjoyable?

    The author definitely knows their subject


    Any additional comments?

    Not a lot of practical guidelines, due to the briefness. The Power of Full Engagement gets in a lot more depth.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    mjayan+100630a Newark, NS, Canada 06-04-12
    mjayan+100630a Newark, NS, Canada 06-04-12

    Tell us about yourself!

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    Good one! Thanks to Audible for having this in store. I would recommend this book to my family and friends.

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    Koid 07-08-16
    Koid 07-08-16 Member Since 2015
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    I like it. it's short but I got some good info out of it confirmations and exercises. could have been a bit longer but worth the price.

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    Dianna Merwin Houston, Texas 04-13-16
    Dianna Merwin Houston, Texas 04-13-16 Member Since 2016
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    I kind of tuned out after half of it.


    How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

    More points and longer pauses between those.


    What three words best describe Todd Mundt’s voice?

    Voice was easy to listen to.


    Did Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time inspire you to do anything?

    Spend more time doing enjoyable things and be more purposeful in my work.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Praveen 03-04-15
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    it was a wonderful experience ..will use the strategies mentioned in this to increase my performance ..will manage my energy and not time ..

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    Saara 02-05-15
    Saara 02-05-15

    Busy Astrologist and a tour leader trying to listen books

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    Highly effective performance.
    I already do that half an hour walk daily, breathing excersise, but I didn't really thought of using voice mail to recall all the messages. Much more effective than reading SMS or emails. I shall try that one too.

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    Gavin 01-22-15
    Gavin 01-22-15
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    "just meh"

    Good advice but nothing really new or surprising. if you have worked with Senn Delaney or read similar literature, you've heard this before.

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    Todd 11-09-14
    Todd 11-09-14 Member Since 2014
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    This was a good read, especially for the price. I would definitely recommend it to friends or coworkers. There are about 4 key things I took from this article that I noted of and will take with me through my career and life.

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  • tzar6
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    "Interesting."

    Good and interesting book, short and sweet and we'll worth listening too. Energy is accessed from everywhere.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Richard Seymour
    9/14/16
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    "Interesting listen, quick narration"

    Very interesting but quick pace narration made it difficult to stay focused. Starts and finishes with plug for HBR!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Irina Perry
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    "Good article"

    The article is very interesting but the reader's voice is very monotonous which made it difficult to concentrate on the content.

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  • Khanh Linh Nguyen
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    "A new insight into how to optimize your energy"

    It was very informative and inspiring to learn a new way to keep the balance between work and personal life.

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  • Parthasarathy
    2/17/16
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    "Good one. Very interesting facts "

    It is very helpful to plan and execute our tasks on daily basis. Learnt many new things and will surely follow it and get the good results out if it.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • chatbear1
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    "common sense"

    Ties in with zen Buddhism.take a breath people.it will help you.separate work and home,for the benefit of both.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • M. L. Brooke
    12/29/15
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    "Really Useful overview"

    This was great for signposting the keys energy management with real life corporate examples. I would have liked more detail at certain points.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Hanna
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    9/29/16
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    "Short and sweet wisdom"

    So many helpful life tips. told in a succinct and no-nonsense manner. Thank you :-)

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

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