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Author : Cal Newport Pages : 7 pages Publisher : Grand Central Publishing Language : ISBN-10 : 1478936592 ISBN-13 : 9781478936 596

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World Geo rge tow n Uni ver sity pro fess or and pop ular blo gge r Cal Ne


wp ort rev eals the ne w key to ach ievi ng suc ces s and tru e me ani ng in one 's pro fess ion al life. An Am azo n Bes t Boo k of 201 6 Pick in Bus


ine ss & Lea der shi pW all Str eet Jou rnal Bus ine ss Bes tsel lerA Bus ine ss Boo k of the We ek at 800 CE ORE AD Dee p wor k is the abil ity to foc


us wit hou t dist ract ion on a cog niti vel y de ma ndi ng tas k. It's a skill tha t allo ws you to qui ckly ma ster co mpl icat ed info rma tion and pro duc


e bet ter res ults in less tim e. Dee p wor k will ma ke you bet ter at wh at you do and pro vid e the sen se of tru e fulfi llm ent tha t co me s


fro m craf tsm ans hip. In sho rt, dee p wor k is like a sup er po wer in our incr easi ngl y co mp etiti ve twe nty first cen tur y eco no my. And yet, mo


st peo ple hav e lost the abil ity to go dee pspe ndi ng thei r day s inst ead in a fra ntic blur of emai l and soci al me dia, not eve n real izin g the


re's a bet ter wa y.I n DE EP WO RK, aut hor and pro fess or Cal Ne wp ort flip s the nar rati ve on imp act in a con nec ted age . Inst ead of arg uin g


dist ract ion is bad , he inst ead cele bra tes the po wer of its opp osit e. Divi din g this boo k into two par ts, he first ma kes the cas e tha t in alm ost any pro


fess ion, cult ivat ing a dee p wor k ethi c will pro duc e ma ssiv e ben efit s. He the n pre sen ts a rigo rou s trai nin g regi me n, pre sen ted as a


seri es of fou r "rul es," for tra nsf or min g you r min d and hab its to sup por t this skill .A mix of cult ural criti cis m and acti ona ble adv ice, DE EP


WO RK tak es the rea der on a jou rne y thr oug h me mo rabl e stor iesfro m Carl Jun g buil din ga sto ne tow er in the wo ods to foc us his min


d, to a soci al me dia pio nee r buy ing a rou ndtrip bus ine ss clas s tick et to Tok yo to writ ea boo k free fro m dist ract ion in the airand nonon


sen se adv ice, suc h as the clai m tha t mo st seri ous pro fess ion als sho uld quit soci al me dia and tha t you sho uld pra ctic e bei ng bor ed. DE EP


WO RK is an indi spe nsa ble gui de to any one see kin g foc use d suc ces s in a dist ract ed wor ld. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

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Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World  

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