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  • Published: 7 January 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241972502
  • Imprint: Penguin General UK
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $26.00

The Art of Life Admin

How To Do Less, Do It Better, and Live More




A unique and insightful analysis of the scourge of modern life: admin - its forms, problems and what we can do to reduce it.

This is the book you think you don't have time to read . . .

Life admin gets in the way of your life. Appointments, birthdays, dates, bills - they pile up, stress you out, probably cost you money and sleep, and definitely take up too much time. But spending a few precious hours reading this book will create a lifetime of good habits.

Full of confessions, hacks and solutions, The Art of Life Admin will help you do less of it, do it better and do something else instead.

  • Published: 7 January 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241972502
  • Imprint: Penguin General UK
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $26.00

Praise for The Art of Life Admin

Refreshing . . . solid advice

Oliver Burkeman, Guardian

Emens' tips for working through admin knots have given me lots of ideas. I'm also making another list - fun things to do with all the time I've saved

Financial Times

Emens has instant practical suggestions

The Times

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