Item description for It's About Time!: 10 Smart Strategies to Avoid Time Traps and Invest Yourself Where It Matters by Carolyn Castleberry...
Overview A co-host of Living the Life shares biblically based time-management strategies for busy women, identifying pressures that are contributing to schedule over-booking while counseling readers on how to prioritize in accordance with one's beliefs and personality. Original. 60,000 first printing.
Publishers Description Award-winning reporter Carolyn Castleberry brings workable solutions to help women discover and apply the right strategies for time management in their lives, freeing them to invest themselves in what really matters. American women are in a time crisis. They are doing more but enjoying it less. Fueled by both internaland external pressures, they run from task to task without pausing to ask themselves, "Do I really want to do all this stuff? Why can't I get a handle on managing my time?" How can they find true time balance in their super-charged, over-scheduled lives? Carolyn Castleberry co-host of ABC Family's "Living the Life," has not only asked herself these questions, but has interviewed countless accomplished newsmakers over the years. Determined to bring workable solutions to women, she commissioned a national survey of women. Roughly half of those surveyed felt busier than they did five years ago (50 percent), don't feel there's enough time to get everything done (45 percent), and say they don't have enough time for themselves (43 percent). One in three women (34 percent) described themselves as overwhelmed. This book delivers proven, effective strategies for time management. First, it offers women a chance to take a selftest to see where they fall on the "time-balance scale," a tool to assist the reader in diagnosing her time-management style in order to apply the right strategies and biblical principles to fit her needs. Once diagnosed, readers discover the unique factors standing in their way of effectiveness. They explore the time traps to avoid--those habits, decisions, and disempowering thoughts and words that literally steal time. Then with smart, biblical strategies in place, readers discover how to select their true priorities and invest their talents, careers, and selves in living to do what really matters.
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Studio: Howard Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6.12" Height: 0.59" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2008
Publisher Howard Publishing
ISBN 141656845X ISBN13 9781416568452
Availability 128 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 18, 2017 07:15.
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More About Carolyn Castleberry
Carolyn Castleberry is the author of It's About Time! 10 Smart Strategies to Avoid Time Traps and Invest Yourself Where it Matters (Howard Books, January, 2009). She has also written two business books for women including Women, Take Charge of Your Money: A Biblical Path to Financial Security and Women, Get Answers About Your Money: because there are no dumb questions about personal finance (Multnomah Publishers, 2006) Carolyn is a co-host on Living the Life on ABC Family Channel, produced by the Christian Broadcasting Network. Her work has been featured on FOX & Friends, MSN Money, USAToday.com and she is a regular contributing expert to Today's Christian Woman. Carolyn holds three degrees from the University of Colorado and The College of William and Mary in journalism, business, and government. Carolyn is also a wife, field hockey mom and stepmom, living in Virginia Beach. Jaclyn Payne is an elementary school teacher and editor. She holds a Masters Degree in Education from Regent University in Virginia Beach, and a Bachelors Degree in Business from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg Virginia. She has been involved in editing several books by Carolyn Castleberry and has also worked with Christian apologist, Mike Licona. Jaclyn is a certified small group leader at her church for Crown Financial Ministries' Biblical Financial Study, having found a true passion for helping Christians discover God's financial principles. She lives in Virginia Beach and enjoys her additional roles as a wife and stepmother, looking forward to building her family and its financial security in the future.
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It's About Time Aug 1, 2009
This is an excellent book if you wonder what your individual purpose is. The book helps you discover your passion if you don't know it and gives a lot of useful advice and insightful questions to help you live the life that you believe God has called you to live. We are going to use this book for our ladies retreat because we believe it has useful information for women in every age bracket and walk of life. At the very least it is a good book to have to refer back to occasionally to sharpen your vision for your life and how to fulfill it.