Book ‘Four Thousand Weeks’ by Oliver Burkeman

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Time Management for Mortals
"Wonderfully honest... A much-needed reality check." ― Mark Manson, bestselling author of Everything is F*cked and The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck. The average human lifespan is absurdly, insultingly brief. Assuming you live to be eighty, you have just over four thousand weeks. Nobody needs telling there isn’t enough time. We’re obsessed with our lengthening to-do lists, our overfilled inboxes, work-life balance, and the ceaseless battle against distraction; and we’re deluged with advice on becoming more productive and efficient, and “life hacks” to optimize our days. But such techniques often end up making things worse. The sense of anxious hurry grows more intense, and still the most meaningful parts of life seem...
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 10, 2021)  Pages: 288 pages  ISBN-10: 0374159122  ISBN-13: 978-0374159122  ASIN:‎ B07X3DH41F

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About the Author: Oliver Burkeman is the author of The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking. He wrote a long-running weekly column on psychology for The Guardian, “This Column Will Change Your Life,” and his work has also appeared in The New York TimesThe Wall Street JournalPsychologies, and New Philosopher. He lives in New York City.