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Deep Work

Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

Cal Newport

One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results.Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you to quickly master complicated information and produce better results in less time. Deep work ...
Publish Date
January 5
Goodreads rating
Jul 22, 2016
Great book on how to focus the mind. Read this if you need to be more productive. #knowledgeispower      source
Apr 10, 2016
Crucial subject, dear to me: shutting out distractions for deep productive concentrated work. No huge surprises but great supporting thoughts. I liked the point of considering the downside of the internet, instead of only the positives.      source
Aug 05, 2020
@tilibogold @just_norm I have read that. Great book! I just bought the one just recommended.      source
Jun 08, 2019
@simardm I read it. Great book.      source
Dec 15, 2020
I have had people ask me what ‘deep work’ means. If you already haven’t developed a habit of reading I encourage you to start soonest. A good place to begin is with ‘Deep Work’ by Carl Newport. No doubt one of the BEST books in my collection. Remember you are what you feed on!      source