Productivity

Productivity

 
Crowdstorm Abrahamson, Shaun | Ryder, Peter | Unterberg, Bastian John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2013 Innovation, Productivity, Technology

The advent of social media has broken down many barriers to collaboration. Social media and communications technologies allow individuals and organizations to reach far beyond their own resources to solicit, discover,...

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When Albert, Stuart John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2013 Productivity

In When, Stuart Albert analyzes the influence of timing in business and day-to-day living. He describes the six temporal concepts of sequence, temporal punctuation, interval and duration, rate, shape,...

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The Progress Principle Amabile, Teresa | Kramer, Steven Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2011 Management, Productivity

One of the most distinguishing features of a great manager is the ability to maximize employee performance. While there are many theories about how to foster stellar employee performance, few have been proven by...

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10 Steps to Successful Meetings ASTD Editors ASTD Editors ASTD Press , 2009 Management, Productivity

In 10 Steps to Successful Meetings, the American Society for Training and Development provides key information needed to develop and facilitate effective meetings. Conducting efficient meetings is an...

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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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From Concept to Consumer Baker, Phil Pearson Education, Inc. , 2009 Management, Marketing, Productivity

Successful products not only depend on a good idea; they also require cost-effective manufacturing, customers who are willing to buy, and strong marketing and distribution programs. The steps leading from product...

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10 Steps to Successful Strategic Planning Barksdale, Susan | Lund, Teri ASTD Press , 2006 Business Strategy, Management, Productivity

One practice that often sets successful businesses apart from the rest is strategic planning. These organizations benefit not just from having a strategic plan, but from undergoing the strategic planning process itself...

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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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Extraordinary Groups Bellman, Geoffrey M. | Ryan, Kathleen D. Jossey-Bass , 2008 Leadership, Management, Productivity, Teams

People take part in group activities in countless aspects of their lives, but truly exceptional group experiences are rare. Groups that can harnesses the energy to satisfy their goals and surpass expectations have a...

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Successful Business Process Management Berman, Paula K. AMACOM , 2014 Change Management, Productivity

As companies grow, standardized business processes will become necessary to educate new employees, provide consistency, and avoid problems and inefficiencies. Successful Business Process Management by...

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