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The 7 Minute Solution

The 7 Minute Solution

Creating a Life with Meaning 7 Minutes at a Time

POPULAR TIME MANAGEMENT SPEAKER AND AUTHOR ALLYSON LEWIS writes: “My life changed forever when I took seven minutes to write down my purpose.” With The 7 Minute Solution, you too can become a different person tomorrow from the person you are today—more energetic, more resilient, and more positive.

Learn time strategies to prioritize, organize, and simplify all aspects of your life at work and at home. By breaking down big-picture goals and overwhelming challenges into manageable daily actions, you will find that you are able to achieve more than you ever have before. Using the 7 Minute tools, ideas, checklists, processes, and systems included in this book you will be able to manage your time to focus your attention, to concentrate on your highest-value activities, to dramatically increase your daily productivity with one piece of paper, and to accomplish more in the next ninety days than you ever have before.

With plenty of real-life human stories, The 7 Minute Solution’s straightforward, inspirational process and winning techniques will get you from where you are to where you want to be.
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  • Atria Books | 
  • 368 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781451628234 | 
  • January 2013
List Price $16.00
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Read an Excerpt


For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.



HOUSANDS OF YEARS AGO, the wise King Solomon wrote, “For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.” In the Middle Ages, scientists and philosophers believed that the soul resided in the human heart. The idea made sense: when we are sad, our heart aches; when we are physically or emotionally energized, our heart pounds.

During a recent sermon, my pastor, Dan Reeves, illustrated the connections among our thoughts, our hearts, and our lives. As he took the stage that Sunday morning, the familiar... see more

About the Author

Allyson Lewis
Photograph (c) Courtney Fitzwater

Allyson Lewis

Allyson Lewis is a renowned time strategy expert, productivity speaker, and author of three books who has spent the last thirty years developing and teaching concrete, actionable business ideas to executives all over the country. Now, in The 7 Minute Solution, she shares these winning techniques and explains how you can apply them to all aspects of life. She lives in Jonesboro, Arkansas.




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