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In the age of information overload, traditional time management techniques simply don’t cut it when it comes to overflowing inboxes, ever-expanding to-do lists and endless, pointless meetings. Thankfully there is a better way: The Way of the Productivity Ninja.
Using techniques including Ruthlessness, Mindfulness, Zen-like Calm and Stealth & Camouflage you will get your inbox down to zero, make the most of your attention, beat procrastination and learn to work smarter, not harder.
Written by one of the UK’s foremost productivity experts, How to be a Productivity Ninja is a fun, accessible and practical guide to staying cool, calm and collected, getting more done, and learning to love your work again.
If you enjoy this free sampler why not check out the complete book and learn the ways of the Productivity Ninja!
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    Printed edition published in the UK in 2014 by

    Icon Books Ltd, Omnibus Business Centre,

    39–41 North Road, London N7 9DP

    email: info@iconbooks.net

    www.iconbooks.net

    This electronic edition published in 2014 by Icon Books Ltd

    ISBN: 978-184831-684-3 (ePub format)

    Text copyright © 2012, 2014 Graham Allcott

    The author has asserted his moral rights.

    Originally published in longer form by READ Press.

    No part of this book may be reproduced in any form, or by any means, without prior permission in writing from the publisher.

    Typeset by Bernadette McDonagh and Marie Doherty

    Cover logo and illustrations by Burrell Design

    ABOUT THE AUTHOR

    Graham Allcott is a productivity trainer, social entrepreneur and founder of Think Productive. Think Productive run public workshops throughout the UK and also run in-house workshops for staff at a diverse range of organizations including the Cabinet Office (UK government), The National Trust, eBay, Heineken, BT, GlaxoSmithKline and the University of Bristol.

    Think Productive workshops include:

    Getting your inbox to zero

    Email etiquette

    How to get things done

    Making meetings magic

    Smells like team spirit

    How to be a productivity ninja

    Prior to founding Think Productive, Graham’s career has been primarily in the charity sector and focused on social action. He ran community volunteering projects for the University of Birmingham before becoming Chief Executive of the charity Student Volunteering England and then setting up his social enterprise consultancy, Fruitful Consulting.

    He was also co-founder of Intervol, the founding Chairman of READ International and has advised Governments, both red and blue, on youth and community issues, most notably The Russell Commission and National Citizen Service. He is a trustee of the youth homelessness charity, Centrepoint.

    Despite an intolerance of failure elsewhere in his life, he is an Aston Villa season ticket holder.

    Graham lives in Brighton, UK.

    For Chaz, my Ninja partner-in-crime

    CONTENTS

    Title page

    Copyright information

    About the author

    Dedication

    PREFACE

    1. THE WAY OF THE PRODUCTIVITY NINJA

    2. WHY WE GET STRESSED

    3. ATTENTION MANAGEMENT

    4. NINJA EMAIL

    5. NINJA PRODUCTIVITY: THE CORD PRODUCTIVITY MODEL

    6. THE CAPTURE AND COLLECT HABIT

    7. THE ORGANIZE HABIT

    8. THE REVIEW HABIT

    9. THE DO HABIT

    10. NINJA PROJECT AND MEETING MANAGEMENT

    11. MOMENTUM

    APPENDIX:

    Five other books you need to read

    Buy a book, change a life

    Bring a project ninja to your office!

    Contact information

    DEAR HUMAN BEING …

    Do you want to do everything and change the world, yet also find yourself feeling quite lazy from time to time? Yes, me too. We humans are hunting animals that have evolved to such an extent that we no longer need to hunt, so we perhaps have a right and an excuse to be lazy. Yet that doesn’t stop us being