Book Club in Cooperation with PWN Oslo
24 October 2023
17:30 - 18:30
"Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less" by Greg McKeown is a thought-provoking and influential book that offers readers a fresh perspective on productivity, decision-making, and the pursuit of a meaningful life. McKeown's central thesis revolves around the concept of essentialism, which encourages individuals to focus on what truly matters and eliminate non-essential distractions from their lives.
Through a combination of practical advice, real-life examples, and compelling anecdotes, McKeown explores the idea that by deliberately choosing to prioritize the most important tasks and commitments, we can achieve greater clarity, purpose, and success. He emphasizes the importance of saying no to trivial tasks and embracing the power of essential choices to unlock our full potential.
"Essentialism" is a valuable guide for anyone seeking to streamline their life, increase their productivity, and find greater fulfilment by concentrating their efforts on what truly matters. It challenges the prevailing culture of busyness and offers a roadmap for a more intentional and meaningful existence. This book has resonated with many individuals in both their personal and professional lives, making it a compelling read for those looking to make a positive change.