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23. A Keynote: Keller Williams Family Reunion | Why people fail at time blocking and battling distractions
Episode 2323rd March 2017 • The ONE Thing • Nova Media
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Do you remember the first time that you tried time blocking? ...How did it go? You probably didn't master time blocking on your first try, and that's okay. We know that time blocking is simple in theory but hard in practice. We saw this while working closely with over 800 people on how to start and master the habit. We are sharing everything we learned with you so that you are set up for success when you decide to make time blocking a power habit.    

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If you want to take the next step towards making time blocking a power habit, you can check out our free webinar at  

In this episode you will learn...

  • [4:27] How you can experience a 73% increase in productivity and be 37% more optimistic about your future, on average.
  • [13:55] How to think BIG and start small.
  • [14:52] How to stop setting yourself up for failure.
  • [19:00] Why saying yes to distractions is the same as saying no to yourself.
  • [20:45] Why you shouldn't be afraid of failure if you have this ONE simple thing (that most people overlook).  


  • Form your first power habit with your 66 Day Challenge Calendar Check out our awesome blog!
  • [FREE Training] How to Start Time Blocking TODAY!  

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