I think Self Management, which is ranked #3, should be #1. “If success depends on effective action, effective action depends on the ability to focus your attention where it is needed most, when it is needed most. Strong organizational skills, effective productivity habits, and a strong sense of discipline are needed to keep yourself on track.”
Wax is also the creator of The Writer’s Technology Companion, a site devoted to the tools of the writing trade. When he’s not writing, he teaches anthopology and women’s studies in Las Vegas, NV. His book, Anthropology at the Dawn of the Cold War: The Influence of Foundations, McCarthyism and the CIA was just published by Pluto Books.