Writing the Next Book 2

I’m in the process of writing ┬ámy next book and once again, I’m enjoying the process. Whereas my last book was a novel, forcing me to learn how to write an interesting story, this book is a traditional how-to: something you’d expect in the genre of time-based productivity. In some […]

Taking The Bill Book on a Blog Tour

I have just kicked off a virtual blog tour for Bill’s Im-Perfect Time Management Adventure with two interviews from fans of the book, and a mention in the press. SOS Blog Andrea Sharb’s blog is written from her point of view as a professional organizer who specializes in corporate clients, […]

Get Happy Mon! Volkswagen Parody of Jamaicans

Three days before the launch of my book, Bill’s Imperfect Time Management Adventure, comes an advertisement from Volkswagen poking fun at Jamaicans… with a short mention of our relationship to time management. I didn’t find it offensive… it’s actually the reason why I started studying time management in the first […]

Perfect Time Management – “The Book”

I am in the middle of the third draft of my upcoming book, “Perfect Time Management.” I am in the process of getting some input from a few friendly editors who know a thing or two about Time Management 2.0, and good story-telling. Once the story holds together I’ll do […]

Finding a Villain for a Business Novel is Tough Work

In my continuous, but pretty ineffective efforts to write “the book,” I have gotten some amazing help from “Techniques of the Selling Writer” by Dwight Swain. The latest idea I gleaned, just before starting my second reading, is the need to have a villain in my story. I am not […]

A Bittersweet Day

It’s been a bittersweet day. I have been listening to Steven Levy’s book: “In the Plex” and am finding it a fascinating and inspiring read. A part of what has inspired me is the clarity and simplicity of their purpose: “Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make […]

Perfect Time Management

I have come up with a working title for my book — “Perfect Time Management.” Where did that particular name come from? I have been scratching my head for a few weeks thinking about this as I work on it, trying to imagine what the ultimate and ideal result might […]