Focus: Use the power of targeted thinking to get more done by Jurgen WolffFocus: Use the power of targeted thinking to get more done by Jurgen Wolff

Focus: Use the power of targeted thinking to get more done

byJurgen Wolff

Paperback | March 18, 2010

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Feeling distracted? Scattered? Time is slipping away from you? You’re not alone. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Using revolutionary time management techniques you will find out how to super charge your mind power and focus on what matters most - your goals and your achievements.


Focus shows you how to direct energy without distraction to the key tasks that lead you to success. Based on the latest research, these techniques make it easy for you to overcome information overload, stress and procrastination and concentrate on what’s really important.


Using these recent discoveries in time management, like how to achieve a state of flow that can lead to maximum achievement in minimum time, Focus will show you how you can move swiftly towards your most important goals.


The result: you reach your goals quickly and with less effort.


Jurgen Wolff is the author of Your Writing Coach (Nicholas Brealey Publishing), Do Something Different (Virgin Books), and Successful Scriptwriting (Writers Digest Press, with Kerry Cox). He’s also written many articles, including a personal development column for the Times Educational Supplement.  He teaches workshops on personal dev...
Title:Focus: Use the power of targeted thinking to get more doneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.47 × 0.67 inPublished:March 18, 2010Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:027373461X

ISBN - 13:9780273734611

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Table of Contents


Foreword by Bob Cochran, co-creator of 24 vii

About the author        ix

Introduction How creating focus will change your life          xi

Part 1 Finding your focus

1  How to focus on your vital 20%

2  How to focus on your first goals

Part 2 Your focus strategies 35

3  How to focus your time patterns for success

4  How to overcome the obstacles to focus

5  How to focus on what already works

6  How to (finally) beat procrastination

Part 3 Your focus tools 93

7  How to use the Alter Ego strategy

8  How to manage other people

9  How to focus your language for extraordinary results

10  How to create information focus

11  How to conquer the paper mountain

12  How to tame the email monster

13  How to master meetings and networking

Part 4 Putting it all together 181

14  How to deal with deadlines and multiple projects

15  How to maintain your new found focus

16 The goals breakthrough experience  

17  How to put it all together to reach all your goals