20,000 Days and Counting was written by Robert D. Smith who has spent his career of three decades behind the scenes and away from the spotlight. His work includes overseeing from inception the career of Andy Andrews who is a New York Times best-selling author and in-demand speaker. In addition, he is a consultant to numerous best-selling authrors, speakers, entertainers, and organizations.
In his book, the author shares his proven strategies to get the best out people, which has helped them sustain massive success across multiple industries.
The book is divided into the following sections:
Section 1: The 20,000-Day Mind-Set
Section 2: Beating the Clock
Section 3: Today is Day One
According to the author, most people let time slip by each and every day. We tend to passively live our lives so we are missing out on some of what life has to offer.
The book explores the following concepts:
- truly discover the driving purpose for your life
- live each day with maximum intensity
- conquer all of your limiting fears
- learn how to accomplish more in one day than most people do in one year
Learn breakthrough and simple strategies that will allow you to be 100% present in your life. The author provides examples of his life throughout the book. He is living proof of somone who is living life to its fullest. Unfortunately, it took him 20,000 days of his life to have this realization.
The book is a quick and enjoyable read. You should come away with a fresh perspective on your life with new techniques to implement.