Browsing Category

Book Reviews

I love reading books and not only about archaeology, hence the book review. I want to talk about the books I read and how they added to my life. Also, most of the time I truly recommend what I show here.

Cover of Cal Newports book "Deep Work"


VIEW POST

View more
Book Reviews Productivity

Book review: Deep Work by Cal Newport

on
2021-03-26

If you are like me, you probably wish for more time. More time to relax, more time to spend with family and also more time for your own projects. Today however, our world is dominated by social media, email communications, but also a culture of instant availability. This leaves…

Cover of the book "Getting Things Done" by David Allen


VIEW POST

View more
Book Reviews Productivity

Book Review: Getting Things Done by D. Allen

on
2021-02-02

For productivity nerds, Getting Things Done by David Allen is somewhat of a bible. In every video, blog post or also comment, the book gets referenced as providing the rules for organisation, productivity and even lifelong happiness. It is generally referred to as the GTD method. Naturally, I did…

Cover of the book "Atomic Habits" by James Clear


VIEW POST

View more
Book Reviews Productivity

The habit of learning. Book Review: Atomic Habits by J. Clear

on
2020-11-06

In his book Atomic Habits, James Clear describes what everyone would like to achieve: becoming a better person by changing your habits and therefore your identity. As students as well as teachers, we want to get into a better habit of learning. According to him, becoming 1% better in…

Sebastian Hageneuer
Germany

Hi! My name is Sebastian. I am an archaeologist, a university lecturer, freelancer, guitarist, karateka and father. You could say I am quiet busy, so I learned to manage my time and energy to build good habits and still have space for myself and my family. Sounds difficult? Read here how I do it. Every Friday.

Subscribe to my