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  • Chris Widener

    Are you plagued with constantly running out of time? Do you repeatedly feel overwhelmed? Would you like to squeeze more time out of every day? Not to worry-now you can tap these ingenious strategies to launch your productivity to new heights. By the time you've finished this program, you'll know just how to smash your deadlines and power through your most challenging tasks. This program teaches you the difference between settling for mediocre results and achieving resounding success by becoming the master of your time. Stop the Clock! will help you transform your life from demoralizing procrastination to delightful productivity. When you begin to schedule your success, systemize your...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    The author of two intelligent guides on stress and time management, Davidson offers down-to-earth lessons on how to get the important things done. Though his conversational charm makes him come across like your best friend talking over lunch, the author is a seasoned authority who explains procrastination with clarity. He knows a lot about the internal and behavioral reasons we put things off, and, most important, he closes his ideas and arguments with practical strategies for getting off the dime. This encyclopedia for getting things done bears repeated listening. It comes with a handy pocket guide that presents the core ideas in paragraph...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Does it seem as if your days are racing by? No matter what you do, does it seem that time is speeding up? If so, you’re part of a huge number of career professionals who inadvertently are undertaking many of the same practices and behaviors that contribute to the perception of time speeding up. In this remarkable program, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson discusses twenty-one habits, activities, and perceptions that lead us to believe our day is racing by. As Jeff describes each of these twenty-one areas, you’ll begin to know and understand why it’s important to avoid them. This is a program like no other. If you’ve long suspected that the perception of...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    This program is for anyone who wants to experience less clutter, be more productive, and go through each day with greater clarity and focus. Author and prolific speaker Jeff Davidson discusses why every gainfully employed adult in America faces unrelenting information and communication overload—and how to regain control. Jeff explains that while no one is coming to help you, you already have all the tools and smarts you need to manage information and not be abused by it. He emphasizes the tremendous benefits of doing one thing at a time--a difficult skill to master when we are bombarded with cues like 'click here,' 'push me,' 'take me on,' 'you can handle it,' do many things at...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    In this unique program, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson discusses the key concepts on your path to being more productive at work and more focused on activities in your personal life-doing one thing at a time. Jeff has delivered this presentation to audiences around the world and, in fact, has trademarked the phrase "the art of doing one thing at a time." You'll learn why you do your best while maintaining high levels of concentration, why multitasking is not all it's cracked up to be, why doing one thing at a time is so intrinsically rewarding, and some techniques for clearing away your workspace, so that you can be at your best. If you feel as if the pace of your life is...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Many people have goals focused on career achievements or net worth. Far fewer have goals related to the quality of life. In this innovative program, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson discusses the importance of establishing work-life balance goals such as identifying the number of relaxing weekends you want to experience within a month, determining how much sleep you want to have each night, and targeting your resting pulse per minute. Who is to say you can't establish a goal for your blood pressure as well as your weight and waistline? Why not establish goals related to the healthy foods you regularly consume? Establishing work-life balance goals, Jeff observes, helps you to...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Achieving work-life balance seems to be a goal that eludes most people today, though many crave it. In this ultra-hectic world, with so much competing for your time and attention, how do you create a sense of control at work, home, and every place in between? In this illuminating session, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson, who has written such books at Simpler Living, Breathing Space, and the 60 Second Self-Starter, lays out a plan for achieving work-life balance based on lessons in nine categories. The categories include breathing lessons, digestion lessons, nutrition lessons, pacing lessons, pausing lessons, leisure lessons, quiet lessons, sleeping lessons, and reflection...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    What would your life look like if you had breathing space—the ability to tackle problems and challenges as they arise, the space and freedom to engage in conceptual and innovative thinking, and a sense of control and ease about each day? In this insightful session, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson lays out a plan for you to have a greater sense and experience of breathing space in your life. Jeff focuses on such issues as managing your morning routines, maintaining greater focus, keeping accumulations from piling up, enjoying a leisurely lunch, departing from the workplace at a reasonable hour, maintaining sufficient health and life coverage, identifying domestic...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    E-mail has become the great blessing-as well as the great curse-of today's career professionals. Each of us is diluted by more messages coming in than we can comfortably respond to. How can we better manage e-mail so as to better manage our day and our time? In this compelling session, professional speaker Jeff Davidson, who has written such popular books as Breathing Space, SimplerLiving, The Ten Minute Guide to Managing Time, and The 60 Second Organizer, lays out a plan to help you get started immediately. Jeff discusses the importance of recognizing e-mail as a tool, not the driving force behind how you plan your day. He describes how to set up and use a file-folder system that will...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Do you have too many priorities competing for your time and attention both at work and at home? When did life get so complicated? Increasingly, each of us finds ourselves juggling too many tasks with too little time or resources to get it all done. In this insightful program, veteran professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson offers new perspectives and techniques for managing everything on your plate and still having a life. Jeff discusses concepts such as calendar management, delegation and abdication, plotting your path, killing two birds with one stone, and establishing a super "to-do" list. After listening to this session, you'll have a variety of tools and techniques at your...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    In this ultra-hectic world with exponential population growth, an explosion of information, worldwide media coverage, ever-increasing piles of paper, and an overabundance of choices, any of us can feel overwhelmed at any given time. Yet it is both vital and entirely possible to carve out a sense, and an experience, of breathing space. In this breakthrough program, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson discusses fourteen signs of having breathing space in your life and how to prevail in each area. From arising naturally and easily to leaving the workday on time to re-engaging in favorite hobbies and pastimes, Jeff lays out precisely what a life with ample breathing space looks and...read more

  • Made For Success

    Selling is one of the most difficult professions. Who wants to be in a line of work where the typical response is 'no?' Who wants to encounter rejection day in and day out? Effective salespeople face this scenario all the time. Hence, it's understandable when, on occasion, procrastination arises. Yet, with everyday techniques that anyone can master, no sales professional needs to be shackled by procrastination. In this session, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson offers a variety of hands-on techniques that you can put into practice immediately to blast through road blocks, leap over barriers, and maintain productivity. Procrastination is part of the human condition, but you...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    In your quest to save time, the advice you find in many books and articles sometimes hinders you more than it helps you. In this illuminating program, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson exposes a variety of false time-savers-tips and techniques you might have come across that offer little, if anything, in the way of benefit. He then provides an array of true time-saving techniques for this hectic era. The many approaches that Jeff discusses-including managing the beforehand, conditioning your environment, and using multiple stations-can save you time over and over again. Don't wait another day to adopt these techniques and put them into...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Does it drive you crazy to encounter articles and books that discuss complicated ways to simplify your life? The best forms of simplification can be undertaken a little at a time, approaching momentous events. In this riveting session, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson discusses harnessing the power of opportune moments throughout the year and your career to practice simplification. Jeff begins by offering global observations. For example, on the path to simplifying their lives, everybody continues to be bombarded by more stuff competing for their attention. As such, he discusses how to take everything in stride. He then explains key tactics such as paring down, subscribing to...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Many executives and entrepreneurs today are finding it increasingly difficult to make decisions, even low-level decisions. Why? They are bombarded by too much information, which can get in the way of effective decision-making. In this innovative session, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson outlines three basic strategies for avoiding the paralysis of analysis, thus making decisions faster and easier. 1. Jeff explains why more data is not always the answer and how to collect data effectively to have it serve you rather than abuse you. 2. He discusses a variety of ways to reach a conclusion with less effort but just as effectively as if you had made the decision with a concerted...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    If only life came with an instruction book. Each of us has surrogate parents, teachers, coaches, trainers, and others throughout life who impart essential wisdom to us; it comes piecemeal and in uneven flows. In this riveting session, professional speaker and author Jeff Davidson lays down the twelve hard and fast rules of life that he has been able to assemble as a result of his journey, and he offers them in an enjoyable and entertaining way. Jeff offers some keen observations and insights that can help propel you to be at your best day after day, on the job and off, and to recognize that you are indeed the captain of your own ship. After listening to this session, don’t be...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Why are some employees admired, favored, and even coveted by bosses, coworkers, and team members, while others, who might be equally talented never seem to enjoy such approval? Professional speaker Jeff Davidson has written such books as Marketing YourCareer and Yourself, The Complete Guide to Public Speaking, and The 60 Second Innovator. In Getting Ahead on The Job, he highlights the difference between those who are able to leverage what they do for optimal gain versus those who simply keep their nose to the grindstone. Every time you step into the office or switch on your laptop or mobile device, you have the opportunity to both make greater inroads within your organization and propel...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    A book of 12 to 16 chapters should yield at least 12 to 16 articles that can be sold, distributed, or posted on the web and converted to e-books, monographs, white papers, zines, and executive letters. In this 57 minute discussion, prolific author and speaker Jeff Davidson helps you to easily derive articles from your book and have them published over and over...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Practically everyone collects something, and many of us have several different types of collections. But when do collections become problematic? When do we say, "This is enough, I've got too much, my collection is getting out of hand?" In this program, author and professional speaker Jeff Davidson, who has addressed this very issue to packed audiences on cruise ships, explains why we collect, what we tend to collect, and most importantly, what we can do to keep our collections under control. He lays out more than a dozen strategies that anyone can put into practice starting now. If you feel like you're hanging on to too much, if anyone has ever called you a packrat, or if you simply want...read more

  • Jeff Davidson

    Whether you're an author, a business professional, or you simply want to be better at harnessing the power of the written word, this program can help. The storytelling tools and writing techniques contained here will help you manipulate words on paper to your greatest advantage. You'll understand the power of using a story, a quote, or some powerful hook to rope in the reader from the very first paragraph. You'll also learn why it's important to understand who the reader is, what he or she needs, and how you can best convey your point. Hereafter, you'll learn some simple rules for effective written communication that will help you to offer succinct, to-the-point, and influential written...read more