Laura Vanderkam

Bestselling Author and Time Management Expert

Laura Vanderkam

Laura's recommendations for getting the most out of every day are often counter- intuitive but always realistic and manageable.

Gretchen Rubin,
New York Times Bestselling Author

Laura Vanderkam is the author of I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time. Based on a time diary study of 1001 days in the lives of professional women and their families, this book takes a practical approach to the question of how people combine work and family while enjoying their own sweet time too.

Laura's newest book, Off the Clock will be available May 2018. She is also the author of What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast (2013), 168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think (2010), and All the Money in the World: What the Happiest People Know About Wealth (2012).

Laura's 2016 TED talk, “How to Gain Control of Your Free Time,” has been viewed more than 5 million times. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Reader’s Digest, City Journal, Fortune, Fast Company, and Prevention.

She has appeared on numerous television programs, including The Today Show and Fox & Friends, hundreds of radio segments, and has spoken about time, money, and productivity to audiences of all sizes.

She blogs daily at

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