Productivity

Productivity

 
Change Your Day, Not Your Life Core, Andy John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

The pace of modern life is hectic, and today’s typical workdays can be overwhelming for even the most ambitious, hardworking professionals. Increasing and maintaining productivity is a challenge for both individuals...

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Unstoppable Wilkinson, Pete Capstone Publishing , 2015 Business Strategy, Productivity

Businesspeople often have the experience of being constantly busy but feeling as though they and their companies are never truly progressing. In these situations, business is being maintained, but it does not grow, and...

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Risk-Based Performance Management Smart, Andrew | Creelman, James Palgrave Macmillan , 2013 Management, Productivity

After the credit crisis of 2008, the business world changed dramatically. Senior leadership in most organizations faced more risk than ever and needed an effective way to manage it. In Risk-Based Performance...

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The PerformanceStat Potential Behn, Robert D. Brookings Institution Press , 2015 Productivity

CompStat, which the NYPD first implemented in the mid-1990s, uses data to reduce performance deficits. In the ensuing decades, hundreds of municipal, state, and federal agencies have attempted to mimic CompStat’s...

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Driven to Distraction at Work Hallowell, MD, Edward M. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2015 Personal Growth, Productivity

In today’s fast-paced work environment, distractions are everywhere. Emails are constantly coming in, mobile phones ring with calls and texts, and meetings consume hours every day. It is no surprise that many people...

 
 
HARD Goals Murphy, Mark McGraw-Hill Education , 2011 Personal Growth, Productivity

Many people attribute not achieving their goals to poor execution or a lack of motivation. The truth is that most goals fail because they were subpar from the moment they were set. In HARD Goals,...

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Forget Strategy. Get Results. Tobin, Michael John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

In Forget Strategy. Get Results., Michael Tobin explains that the essence of good management is the willingness to be creative, take risks, and adhere to a vision while allowing for necessary course...

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Get Productive! Bak-Maier, Magdalena Capstone Publishing Ltd. , 2012 Productivity

In Get Productive!, executive coach Magdalena Bak-Maier argues that with the right attitude and strategies, anyone can achieve high-level productivity. Bak-Maier goes beyond conventional time-...

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The New Supply Chain Agenda Slone, Reuben E. | Dittmann, Paul | Mentzer, John T. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2010 Global Business, Productivity, Technology

Improving and maintaining shareholder value keeps companies healthy. The supply chain drives economic profit, which in turn drives shareholder value. In Harvard Business School Publishing title The New Supply...

 
 
HBR Guide to Managing Stress at Work Review Editors, Harvard Business Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

Stress in the work environment is a given. However, while a little bit of stress can be motivating, too much stress can be debilitating. Most people are more than familiar with the usual advice: set priorities, manage...

 
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