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Get a Life: Setting your 'Life Compass' for Success

Get a Life: Setting your 'Life Compass' for Success

Nicholas Bate

ISBN: 978-0-857-08269-5 October 2011 Capstone 174 Pages




  • Get a Life focuses on raising self-awareness and finding proactive ways to improve your life.
  • Guides you through six key areas of your life: Career, Mind/Body, Finance, Relationships, Fun and Contribution.
  • Features text case studies and challenge points all designed to help you get to the heart of what it is that motivates you and what you wish to achieve.
  • Challenges you to reflect upon the way you think and behave and provides strategies for implementing changes.

"Get a Life adds new and compelling dimensions to the idea of personal effectiveness both at work and at home. It balances some 'killer app' personal productivity tools alongside tremendous insights to manage your life goals and excellent advice on physical and mental well-being to achieve a winning performance-indispensable."
Mike Dunlop, HR Mananger, Sun Microsystems

1. Get a Life?

2. The LifeCompass.

3. Compass Point 1: Career.

4. Compass Point 2: Mind/body.

5. Compass Point 3: Finance.

6. Compass Point 4: Relationships.

7. Compass Point 5: Fun.

8. Compass Point 6: Contribution.

9. LifeCompass: Every day.

10. The master list.

11. LifeCompass: Integration and Synergy.

12. LifeCompass: Evolution?

13. LifeCompass: Begin.


"...crammed with practical ways to improve your life..." (Aurora, January 2005)

"...this book is a recommends this book to those who want to reshape their lives for satisfaction, happiness and productivity at work and at home." (, 30th September 2005)