5 Books To Help You Become More Productive

What is productivity? It is the state of producing something, achieve a goal or simply getting things done, some might call it the exact opposite of laziness. You know that saying "Today was productive" Well, usually you say that when you got things done.

But, the truth is many people struggle with productivity, there is no secret formula to become productive. The key is simple just have a positive mindset about things and don't see everything as work or as a chore, have a little fun while being productive.
Who said being productive has to be boring? If you are anything like me I struggled my whole life not carrying about getting things done, I always had someone do things for me until one day I realized that person wasn't around anymore so, I had to step up but I was too lazy. I tried many different approaches but it was very hard to get motivated and finally I found these books that helped me achieve my daily goals. Today I run a network of blogs, websites and different businesses and I'm happy to say that I get things done, thanks to my mindset, motivation and a little help from these books:

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity 
By David Alen 

David Allen is widely recognized as the world’s leading expert on personal and organizational productivity. He has more than thirty years of pioneering research and experience as a management consultant and executive coach to some of America’s most prestigious organizations, such as New York Life, the World Bank, and the U.S. Navy...
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How to Stop Worrying and Start Living 
by Dale Carnegie

Dale Carnegie (1888-1955) described himself as a "simple country boy" from Missouri but was also a pioneer of the self-improvement genre. Since the 1936 publication of his first book, How to Win Friends and Influence People, he has touched millions of readers and his classic works continue to impact lives to this day. "Those who don't know how to fight worry, die young." ... (Read more here)

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life & Business 
By Charles Duhigg

Charles Duhigg is a reporter for The New York Times. He has worked at the Times since 2006. In 2013, he was part of a team that won the Pulitzer Prize for a series about Apple named "The iEconomy". Before that, he contributed to NYT series about the 2008 financial crisis, how companies take advantage of the elderly and national violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act. (For those series, He won the National Journalism Award, the Investigative Reporters and Editors' Medal, the National Academies' reporting award and other recognition).
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The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results  
By Gary Keller

Gary Keller is chairman of the board and cofounder of Keller Williams Realty, Inc., which holds the #1 position as the largest real estate company in the world. His New York Times bestselling books have sold more than 2,000,000 copies.
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The Desire Map: A Guide to Creating Goals with Soul  
By Danielle Laporte

Danielle LaPorte is the bestselling author of The Fire Starter Sessions. An entrepreneur, social media sensation, and inspirational speaker, Danielle has been featured in Elle, Body + Soul, Vogue Australia, and many others. She was a news show commentator for CBC, and is a former director of a Washington DC think tank, where she managed a team of analysts studying global trends for the likes of the Pentagon and the World Bank.
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Like I said earlier there is no secret formula the key is to have the mindset and have the right system for you this is why I made this list of great books to help you put a system into place that fits your lifestyle. You might find the answer in only one book or it might take more than one book to find the right system for you I read over 10 books and these 5 are the ones with the most information and that helped me a lot over the years.

So there you have it I hope you take advantage of this information and start reading as soon as possible to you get things done, remember we only have one life and our time is precious so get going and start today!