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It Takes An Egg Timer, A Guide To Creating The Time For Your Life by [Tombrakos, Joanne]
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About the Author

Joanne Tombrakos is a Storyteller, Marketing and Sales Consultant and Adjunct Professor in Digital Marketing at NYU. She blogs on demystifying digital for business and life at joannetombrakos.com 

What sets her apart from other consultants is that she is able to combine the perfect storm of a twenty-five year career in media advertising, sales and traditional marketing working for corporations that include CBS and Time Warner, expertise and hands on experience as an early adopter of digital, with skill as a storyteller. 

This offers her clients, whether a large corporation or an entrepreneur, insight, knowledge, and strategic direction to flourish in today's changing landscape. She brings a fresh perspective, energy and enthusiasm in an informal style to her customized workshop training programs and presentations. Topics range from: The Consumer in the Age of Digital, Selling to the Educated Consumer to Storytelling for Business.

She considers herself a creative entrepreneur and is the self-published author of It Takes An Egg Timer, A Guide to Creating the Time For Your Life and a novel, The Secrets They Kept. Joanne contributes to The Huffington Post, ForbesWoman and BlogHer. 

She has a passion for beaches, good wine and laughter. 
For more information: joannetombrakos.com

Product Details

  • File Size: 413 KB
  • Print Length: 92 pages
  • Publication Date: May 12, 2012
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0082WW11E
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I read this book when I was struggling with making time for my writing and it helped immensely. The cheery apple timer sitting on my desk is a welcome reminder to give myself 30 minutes now and then. The advice in It Takes An Egg Timer is great for scheduling a hectic day!
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This book is amazing. I've heard the "use an egg timer" thing before, but somehow I needed this book to put it into use. I used the timer on my phone, but no, our cute orange kitchen egg timer is far superior.

Let me share this: I have ADD. I take gobs of fish oil and fancy vitamins just to keep myself sitting on a chair. THIS book helped me accomplish a lot of things that I've been meaning to accomplish, and to create a structure to monitor and complete several long-term projects, and to actually have the confidence that I CAN complete them. It's amazing. I'm so thrilled with this book, and with my own productivity. This book is amazing!
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It actually did help me to try starting big tasks by just setting aside a non-threatening 25 minutes. But, trying to make a lot of ritual out of that just seems silly -- unless you are really into ritual.
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I've been a fan of using the egg timer with social media for years. It's how I socialize and meet new people without losing half my day to "messing around" online, which is very fun and easy to do! Joanne wisely applies her years of professional experience to expand this concept into tackling the most daunting of projects that need to happen.

Her style is simple, direct, and very empowering. You can read this through in an afternoon and then get started with your hot project!
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This book was a short, but insightful, book on time management. It uncovered many ways we are wasting our time, especially with the technological advancement and birth of social networking. I'm pretty sure that most of the readers of this book already knew they were wasting time and hoped she would tell you something never heard before. She is right, the bottom line is stop being lazy and address the soft addictions time wasters - television, internet, etc. Touching on meditation, this book is also a confirmation that I am on the right path.
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I have taken several time management courses in my career, but this little book delivers the most straightforward and useful I have seen.
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It is a keeper. Clearly written and practical. Realistic. Not one of those rigid one-size-fits-all books. Interesting slants on time. I confess I sometimes download free self help books strictly for the amusement factor. I was happily surprised to find a useful book that was simple to use and showed immediate results
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By Cary Sue on February 16, 2014
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This is a quick read on using time well and making more time for the people and things you love.

An excellent example of using the egg timer and getting the tasks of the day done. I recommend this to anyone who needs a fast start to getting time back.

Great job 's. Tombrakos !
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