Productivity

Productivity

 
Make Every Second Count Bly, Robert Career Press , 2010 Productivity

In today’s busy world, the demands on an individual’s time can be overwhelming. In fact, forty-two percent of American workers feel that they are overworked. High speed technology, downsizing, and increased customer...

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Performance Dashboards Eckerson, Wayne W. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Productivity, Technology

In Performance Dashboards, author Wayne Eckerson demonstrates how organizations can implement performance dashboards to keep employees focused on what is relevant about their organizations and help...

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Act Like a Sales Pro Hansen, Julie The Career Press, Inc. , 2011 Personal Growth, Productivity

It is often assumed that great sales people are naturals. But in Act Like a Sales Pro, author Julie Hansen asserts that what is seen as natural talent is actually the result of years of hard work and...

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The Services Shift Kennedy, Robert E. | Sharma, Ajay FT Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Global Business, Productivity

While twenty-first century managers are well-versed in the phenomenon of globalized manufacturing (the physical production of goods outside of a company’s country of operation), the details and implications of a more...

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Project Management for Dummies Portny, Stanley E. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Management, Productivity

In Project Management for Dummies, Stanley Portny examines project-management skills and techniques, and aims to suggest that they are not burdensome tasks. Rather, they are a systematic way of...

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Get-It-Done Guy's 9 Steps to Work Less and Do More Robbins, Stever St. Martin's Griffin , 2010 Productivity

Most people today are overwhelmed with work both at work and at home. Working more efficiently is one solution, but few know where to begin. In Get-It-Done Guy’s 9 Steps to Work Less and Do More,...

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Virtual Team Success DeRosa, Darleen M. | Lepsinger, Richard Jossey-Bass , 2010 Management, Productivity

In today’s complex organizations it is not uncommon to have as many as 50 percent of employees working on virtual teams. Virtual collaboration has already begun to transform many business sectors. The gradual shift of...

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The Remedy Dennis, Pascal Lean Productivity Network , 2010 Business Strategy, Productivity

Whereas Lean thinking has traditionally been applied to manufacturing, it has great potential to improve other areas of operation as well. It can even benefit organizations that are not involved in manufacturing. The...

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Make Their Day! Ventrice, Cindy Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2009 Leadership Development, Management, Productivity

In Make Their Day!, Cindy Ventrice discusses how effective recognition increases an organization’s productivity, profitability, and lowers turnover. She states that recognition must be incorporated...

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No Magic Bullet Willmore, Joe ASTD Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Productivity

There are hundreds of best-selling books that claim to have the secret to organizational success. Additionally, there are thousands of business consultants who have made lucrative careers pushing programs that...

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