Issue 71 - 06 | 168 Hours: The Blank Slate of Time
By Laura Vanderkam Published June 2, 2010 5:00 p.m.

“It is an unquestioned truth of modern life: we are all starved for time. With the rise of 2-income families, extreme jobs, and the ability to log on to the world around the clock, we can barely find time to breathe.

At least that’s the way the story goes. Yet there are some people who don’t seem to feel this way. Not only do they have full personal and professional lives, they often claim they could fit more in if they wished!

How do these people do so much with their time? How do they do so much and not even feel stressed about it?”


About Laura Vanderkam | Laura Vanderkam is the bestselling author of I Know How She Does It, What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast, All the Money in the World, 168 Hours, and Grindhopping. She is a frequent contributor to Fast Company’s website and a member of USA Today’s board of contributors. Her work has also appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Fortune, and other publications. She lives with her husband and their four children outside Philadelphia.

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