For an entrepreneur, time is not the main thing. It is the only thing. As a result, they have to improve on their will power and discipline. If they don’t, a lot of distractions will block them from reaching their goals.
“Apart from improving their will power and discipline, reading books has been known to have the secret to effective time management,” said Issa Asad Florida entrepreneur and social media expert. Mr. Asad is the CEO of Q Link Wireless and Quadrant Holdings, located in South Florida. He is also the author of 4 e-commerce and marketing e-books that can be purchased on Amazon.
A good number of successful entrepreneurs have attributed their success to reading certain books.
In this article, Issa Asad Tells 4 Effective Time Management Books to Read NOW:
Getting Things Done: The art of stress-free productivity.
This book is written by one of the best productivity and management consultant and coach, David Allen. Getting things done teaches people how to organize their mind and how this helps people manage their time better.
The book further teaches people how to plan their work and how to organize themselves in line with the changing time. The book clearly shows how the mind affects your productivity.
The first edition was released in 2001, but the book was revised and then released again in 2016. It has received excellent reviews from top journals and magazines from around the world.
Eat That Frog: 21 ways to stop procrastinating and get more done in less time.
A wise man once said that procrastination is the thief of time. Brian Tracy, the award-winning author of this book, tries to explain why it is best to start with tough tasks early in the day.
This book tries to teach you how to increase your productivity levels, performance and even how to become more valuable in everything you do.
He further explains that when you start with tougher tasks first, you save more time and you can work on more things. He goes on further to explain to us how to and the importance of setting goals and getting organized.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful lessons in personal change.
Written by Stephen .R. Covey, The seven habits of highly effective people is a book that anyone from any profession should read. Over 25 million copies of the book have been sold worldwide ever since the book was first published in 1989.
The author teaches people how to create new habits that can help you stay on track. He further states that it is crucial for our values and the universal principles or natural laws should go hand in hand. This helps us reach our goals faster.
Covey tries to explain that we view the world according to our perception. He further explains that to change a particular situation we have to change our attitude.
15 Secrets of Successful People Know About Time Management- The productivity habits of 7 Billionaires, 13 Olympic athletes, 29 straight-A students, and 239 Entrepreneurs.
Unlike other authors on this list, Kevin Kruse a New York Times bestseller does a survey and interviews over 200 successful people who include Mark Cuban and asks them what their secret to success is.
He later compiles his findings and writes down in his book. Reading this book helps you work like successful people who were interviewed.