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  • Summary David Allen's Getting Things Done

  • By: Ant Hive Media
  • Narrated by: Don Moffit
  • Length: 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    2.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Story
    2.5 out of 5 stars 18

This is a summary of David Allen's book Getting Things Done, which focuses on his innovated method of improving organizational skills, increasing productivity, completing unfinished tasks, and putting into effect new systems to decide on new tasks and also how to go about them. He encapsulates the five organizational steps required to give structure to the process. He writes about different principles ways to select the new task, talks about a threefold model that will help in deciding on the work and the steps or targets to review the task.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Doesn't have the core structure of the system.

  • By Pixie on 01-04-17

Missing important content about actions to take

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-29-16

The original book sets out particular actions to get organized. This summary is merely about the theory. Not enough.