Getting Things Done for Teens

Getting Things Done for Teens

Getting Things Done for Teens is the how-to manual for the next generation--a strategic guidebook for creating the conditions for a fruitful and effective future.

Author: David Allen

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780525503729

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 288

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An adaptation of the business classic Getting Things Done for teenage readers The most interconnected generation in history is navigating unimaginable amounts of social pressure, both in personal and online interactions. Very little time, focus, or education is being spent teaching and coaching this generation how to navigate this unprecedented amount of "stuff" entering their lives each day. How do we help the overloaded and distracted next generation deal with increasing complexity and help them not only survive, but thrive? How do we help them experience stress-free productivity and gain momentum and confidence? How do we help them achieve autonomy, so that they can confidently take on whatever comes their way? Getting Things Done for Teens will train the next generation to overcome these obstacles and flourish by coaching them to use the internationally renowned Getting Things Done methodology. In its two editions, David Allen's classic has been translated into dozens of languages and sold over a million copies, establishing itself as one of the most influential business books of its era, and the ultimate book on personal organization. Getting Things Done for Teens will adapt its lessons by offering a fresh take on the GTD methodology, framing life as a game to play and GTD as the game pieces and strategies to play your most effective game. It presents GTD in a highly visual way and frames the methodology as not only as a system for being productive in school, but as a set of tools for everyday life. Getting Things Done for Teens is the how-to manual for the next generation--a strategic guidebook for creating the conditions for a fruitful and effective future.
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction

What s the Big Deal About Addictions

What s the Big Deal About Addictions

Although some people seem to be able to get important things done while messing around with their electronics, for most, this switching between tasks is distracting and disruptive. Of course, everyone is unique, and some teens may be ...

Author: James J. Crist

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 9781631985324

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 160

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Help teens make informed decisions about their health and wellness with judgment-free information about addictions. From drugs and alcohol to pervasive use of electronic devices, more teens are exhibiting addictive behaviors. What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? provides teens with lecture-free, reliable, and factual information about a range of addictions, from drugs and alcohol to electronic devices, social media, and other addictive activities, such as pornography, eating, gambling, and sex, among others. A practicing psychologist and a certified substance abuse counselor, Dr. Crist shares advice for teens who are having serious troubles with addiction and for teens with casual levels of use who may be concerned about their use. With teen stories and quotes included, What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? speaks directly to teens about the real-life struggles with casual use and addictions they’re seeing and experiencing among peers in school and in the broader community. Packed full of information to help teens make informed decisions, What’s the Big Deal About Addictions? covers: The difference between casual use and addictive use, and the consequences of using The types of addictions, addictive behavior, and the risks associated with each How to overcome an addiction and the types of treatments available How to know and accept when recovering from addiction may require giving up certain friendships Tips for preventing relapse or developing a secondary addiction Additional resources for help and information are provided at the back of the book.
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction

The Compleat Social Worker

The Compleat Social Worker

Or the young teenager who somehow imagined that when she had carried out her chores and tidied her room her uncle was ... to give you these urges, so you tell yourself 'It's not me but my OCD that's pressuring me to do these things.

Author: David Howe

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9781137469489

Category: Social Science

Page: 240

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The role of the social worker is to be found lying interestingly between society and the individuals they work with. As a result, social workers often feel pulled between the demands and challenges that each presents. The Compleat Social Worker explores the many debates the profession enjoys, including those between nature and nurture, care and control, thought and feeling, art and science, facts and values. In examining these ideas and the discussions they sponsor it celebrates social work's rich heritage of scientific thought and human relationships. It is out of these many divisions and disagreements and their resolution that the idea of the well-rounded, compleat social worker emerges. For those wishing to explore and enjoy, argue and acknowledge what it is to be a good social worker, this elegant book will prompt lively interest and debate.
Categories: Social Science

Harper s Bazaar

Harper s Bazaar

Never was come spring nothing had taken root deep enough ed moments when these will slip the leash to enjoy THE ... and in this excellent habit The wreck of a life ! one costume , each is now at liberty to choose girls , to teach the ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015038715317

Category: Dressmaking

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Categories: Dressmaking

The Michigan Journal

The Michigan Journal

Some people are brushing tice I mean they are just flying their hair and putting con- world " we live in . As angraph and issued an im- takes at some point in the world . I am not a mediate apology . our lives .

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ISBN: UOM:39076005115543

Category: Dearborn (Mich.)

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Categories: Dearborn (Mich.)

Principles of Community Health

Principles of Community Health

The danger of this period is that mother and child can get involved in direct struggles over bedtime routines , toilet ... Parents , however , must survive the relationship and help the child gain control over possible aggressions and ...

Author: Jack Smolensky

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: UOM:39015006013034

Category: Community health services

Page: 472

View: 163

Categories: Community health services

Theatre Record

Theatre Record

Dostoevsky's 700 - page novel takes its inspiration from the real - life murder of a student involved in revo lutionary activities . It's a shadowy , secretive , interior world : there are samovars and spluttering candles , but none of ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105022102607

Category: Theater

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Categories: Theater

Broadcasting Cable

Broadcasting   Cable

OPINION Brave in the Attempt OPEN MIKE P robably not many of you were aware that Television producers appear to be no more guilty of stereotypthe Special Olympics World Winter Games ing the mentally handicapped than the people who make ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105121665975

Category: Broadcasting

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Categories: Broadcasting

K K

K K

The way The Saimaa Gesture delineates the world through music and musicians offering a precious souvenir of the North ... ( they ) showed scant disrespect for all things respectable and a passionate respect for all things disreputable .

Author: Roger Connah

Publisher:

ISBN: UCLA:L0067869925

Category: Motion pictures

Page: 505

View: 155

Categories: Motion pictures