Productivity

Productivity

 
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...

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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...

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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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Indispensable! Cottrell, David | Nix, Robert McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing , 2014 Personal Growth, Productivity

Over the course of their careers, many people have wondered how they can be indispensable to their organizations. With cuts and layoffs, it is important for people to know which qualities will keep them around for the...

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Eat That Frog! Tracy, Brian Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2007 Productivity

As Brian Tracy explains in Eat That Frog!, options abound in life, but so does procrastination. People simply cannot do everything they need or want to do. Instead of attempting to complete everything...

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The Secret to Peak Productivity Myles, Tamara AMACOM , 2014 Productivity

In The Secret to Peak Productivity, Certified Professional Organizer® and productivity consultant Tamara Myles presents a set of tools for eliminating physical, electronic, and mental clutter through...

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