HBR Guide to Being More Productive (HBR Guide Series) (HBR Guide)De (autor) Harvard Business Review
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Every day begins with the same challenge: too many tasks on your to-do list and not enough time to accomplish them. Perhaps you tell yourself to just buckle down and get it all doneskip lunch, work a longer day. Maybe you throw your hands up, recognize you can t do it all, and just begin fighting the biggest fire or greasing the squeakiest wheel.
And yet you know how good it feels on those days when you re working at peak productivity, taking care of difficult and meaty projects while also knocking off the smaller tasks that have been hanging over your head forever. Those are the times when your day didn t run youyou ran your day. To have more of those days more often, you need to discover what works for you given your strengths, your preferences, and the things you must accomplish.
Whether you re an assistant or the CEO, whether you ve been in the workforce for 40 years or are just starting out, this guide will help you be more productive. You ll discover different ways to:
Motivate yourself to work when you really don t want to
Take on less, but get more done
Preserve time for your most important work
Improve your focus
Make the most of small pockets of time between meetings
Set boundaries with colleagueswithout alienating them
Take time off without tearing your hair out
Arm yourself with the advice you need to succeed on the job, with the most trusted brand in business. Packed with how-to essentials from leading experts, the HBR Guides provide smart answers to your most pressing work challenges.