Doing less with less

making Britain more secure
  • 102 Pages
  • 3.86 MB
  • English
Imprint Academic , Exeter, Charlottesville, VA
Great Britain -- Defenses, Great Britain -- Military p
StatementPaul Robinson.
SeriesSocietas, Societas (Imprint Academic (Firm))
LC ClassificationsUA647 .R65 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17922831M
ISBN 101845400429
LC Control Number2005927576

Rachel Jonat is the author of Do Less: A Minimalist Guide to a Simplified, Organized and Happy Life, The Minimalist Mom: How to Simply Parent Your Baby, and The Joy of Doing Nothing.

A sought-out expert on minimalism and simplifying, she has been featured on television and radio, The Globe and Mail, Babble, and Business Insider/5(). Marc Lesser’s new book shows us the benefits of doing less in a world that has increasingly embraced more — more desire, more activity, more things, more exhaustion.

Less Doing less with less book about stopping, about the possibility of finding composure in the midst of activity. The ideas and practices that Lesser outlines offer a radical yet simple approach to /5(28).

A practical Doing less with less book spiritual guide for working moms to learn how to have more by doing less.

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This is a book for working women and mothers who are ready to release the culturally inherited belief that their worth is equal to their productivity, and instead create a personal and professional life that's based on presence, meaning, and joy/5. The concept of doing the very most important things and not wasting any time on anything that's even marginally important, is the art and science of shedding, and will help you do more by doing less.

The mantra of modern lying news executives these days is "Doing more with less." Sure, we have fewer people and pages and dollars, but we'll do more with less.

Time for a new motto. Achieve More By Doing Less. Don’t get addicted to busyness, or let it become a badge of honor. You can do less—and feel good about it. Christine Carter shows you how. By Christine Carter; Decem ; Well-Being. From a breakdown of reading by income quartile, it turns out that the rich read more—but they read less and less every year.

Americans in the lowest income quartile did manage to. Children are reading less than ever before, research reveals This article is more than 5 months old Just a quarter of unders read each day, study shows in run-up to World Book Day.

Until a few years ago, my prevailing mantra was “do more with less.” It was, and is, a worthy expression, denoting the importance of raising productivity – getting better outcomes with fewer.

The following is an excerpt of the Egg Wisdom chapter of my book Do Less: A Revolutionary Approach to Time and Energy Management for Ambitious Women reprinted with permission.

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It was an early spring day in New York, and I was wearing these kind of weird light-wash jeans that were too big for me at. In 'Less Doing, More Living', he teaches the philosophy and explores the principles of achieving more in limited time with limited effort by optimizing, automating, and outsourcing the daily tasks.

He provides tools and resources to streamline and improve day-to-day activities/5(). Productivity expert and best-selling author, Ari Meisel, and the Less Doing team empower business owners with opportunity in excess of what their infrastructure will support to reclaim their time through the Optimize, Automate, and Outsource framework.

They are committed to cultivating visionaries through community engagement, consulting. Rachel Jonat is the author of Do Less: A Minimalist Guide to a Simplified, Organized and Happy Life, The Minimalist Mom: How to Simply Parent Your Baby, and The Joy of Doing Nothing.A sought-out expert on minimalism and simplifying, she has been featured on television and radio, The Globe and Mail, Babble, and Business lives in Vancouver, Canada, with her husband and three ed on: Less is a satirical comedy novel by American author Andrew Sean Greer first published in It follows gay writer Arthur Less while he travels the world on a literary tour to numb his loss of the man he loves.

The book covers themes such as romantic love, relationships, aging, and began writing Less as a "very serious novel" but found that "the only way to write about [being. The Way of the Essentialist involves doing less, but better, so you can make the highest possible contribution.

The Way of the Essentialist isn’t about getting more done in less time.

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It’s not about getting less done. It’s about getting only the right things done. Less Doing, More Living () guides you through nine fundamental steps on your journey toward becoming more effective.

In these blinks, the author shares his favorite tools and techniques for optimizing, automating and outsourcing everything on that pesky to-do list, thus giving you time for the things that are most important in your life. With his portrait of Arthur Less, a lovable — if somewhat hapless — man on a trip round the world, Andrew Sean Greer gives more than a nod to Mark Twain's satire, The Innocents Abroad.

Less, a middle-aged gay man, needs to radically re-write his own novel about "a middle-aged gay man walking about San Francisco.". 1. The novel’s opening line reads: “From where I sit, the story of Arthur Less is not so bad.” Arthur Less, the book’s protagonist, is introduced as nea with “washed out” blonde.

Do Less offers the reader a series of 14 experiments to try to see what would happen if she did less in one specific way. So, rather than approaching doing less as an entire life overhaul (which is overwhelming in and of itself), this book gives the reader bite-sized steps to try incorporating over 2.

“Less Doing is an awesome book because it is a hands-on guide that teaches you how to quickly implement the art of ‘strategic laziness’—doing only the most important stuff, and doing it well enough to get what you want.

The stuff in this book will help you kick more ass, whether you’re an entrepreneur, a student, or anywhere in Reviews:   Doing better with less is the theme of Matt May’s stimulating new book, The Laws of Subtraction, which offers six rules, and scores of examples, of doing better with less.

Doing With Less: Your journey as a new minimalist, and the art of stress-free living is a book that's written to guide readers who wants to make change in their lives, bringing out the minimalist. Try Doing Less. Posted on Octo Decem by Ginger Moran | 16 Comments Today’s guest post is by author and coach Ginger Moran (@gingermoran).

For more detail and examples, my book, The Writing Thief, (Stenhouse, ) might be helpful. Closing Thoughts. Bottom line: We must learn how to do more with less in this age of school funding woes. But good news. If you have a classroom library, you already have what you need to move writing instruction forward with energy and success.

I have no doubt what I need to cull from the daily routine. I need to do less reading of the latest “how-to’s” relating to living and business, and do a lot more of the doing part.

It’s kind of interesting that I noticed that it can be a little difficult in changing a routine, even if it is a one for one deal. Access a free summary of Less Doing, More Living, by Ari Meisel other business, leadership and nonfiction books on getAbstract.

of the book Doing More With Less View Bruce Piasecki's media showreel. Meet the Author. Piasecki is the president and founder of AHC Group, Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in energy, materials, and environmental corporate matters since He is the author of several seminal books on business strategy, valuation, and.

Doing More with Less dives into our primal competitive instinct, which embraces frugality as a crucial competitive edge. Author Bruce Piasecki convincingly explains the case for a return to frugality, providing relevant examples from his 30 years of experience as a management consultant and change agent.

Doing less leaves free to schedule less, leave more space in your schedule, work at a more human pace. More ability to focus, to find Flow, to work in the moment.

When you are doing too much, you are constantly switching from one task to another, constantly interrupted, constantly distracted. Do less, clear away distractions, single-task. You do less with less.” Amid competitive pressures and a challenging global economy, “doing more with less” has become somewhat of a battle cry for today’s organizations.

Trying to Drink Less in Quarantine? Sip on This Alcohol-Free Aperitif Glossier and Dig alum Melanie Masarin launched her non-alcoholic aperitif company Ghia in June.Arthur Less will almost fall in love in Paris, almost fall to his death in Berlin, barely escape to a Moroccan ski chalet from a Saharan sandstorm, accidentally book himself as the (only) writer-in-residence at a Christian Retreat Center in Southern India, and encounter, on a desert island in the Arabian Sea, the last person on Earth he wants.More from Less documents this phenomenon and explains how it came to be.

The book makes the provocative and counterintuitive argument that two of the most important forces responsible for the change are capitalism and technological progress. In the past this combination caused us to take more and more from the planet over time.