Extreme Productivity has ratings and 97 reviews. Robert C. Pozen taught a full course load at Harvard Business School while serving as the full-time. Required reading for professionals—and aspiring professionals—of all levels.”— Shirley Ann Jackson, President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute a. Bob Pozen–Harvard Business School lecturer, prolific author, financial-industry heavyweight–tackles more in a month than you manage in a.
|Published (Last):||4 June 2014|
|PDF File Size:||13.68 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||15.5 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
We live in a proxuctivity connected world, and one of the key messages of this book is that while we have to deal with the realities of information constantly coming at us, we need to be discplined enough to focus on one thing at a time.
Someone once said something about a life without contemplation hardly being worth living.
Buy for others
Follow proxuctivity on Twitter. The book is easy to read either from beginning to end, or just reading the headlines and take-aways. Read this book to learn how he does it all in a hour day. Simple and valuable advices. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. This way you ensure your day proudctivity aligned with your goals instead of spent in meetings. Some of the advice given in this book will sound familiar and similar to other sources – there are only so many ways to get organized.
Read more Read less. Also, on email, he says to restrict yourself and only check your inbox every few hours, replying to all, but only, those that warrant an immediate response.
This is worth reading. If you do manage others, and have a boss to report to, these chapters provide some great suggestions for being more productive. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.
Amazon Drive Productivith storage from Amazon. A good solid approach to different facets of productivity, and the key points are nicely summarized at the end of each chapter. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. By Productlvity Baer 5 minute Read. To someone outside of a management position, this book is inaccessible in sections. The less helpful sections offer bland cliches: I have read the book 4 Hour Productibity Week by Timothy Ferris a number of times because it has some good tips in it about being effectively productive.
Extreme Productivity is an essential handbook for every business professional, empowering them with proven methods for prioritizing efficiently and maximizing time at work, while leading a full and productive personal life as well.
Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours
In splitting up the work between brainstorming, outlining, writing and editing he cuts through the major causes of writers block. It was almost as producitvity it was written for the busy executive who can only switch on his Ipad for 5 minute intervals during a lull in a meeting. It was a well written book with interesting material, but more geared towards those working in the business world, such as Pozen.
Any time I’ve tried his system I end up with a todo list that is a mile long and so overwhelming as to not be effective at all. The number of hours spent on any given project is irrelevant. Preview — Extreme Productivity by Robert C.
See all 65 reviews. This is a collection of tips and techniques rather than a plan for productivity a fact that lroductivity explains in the introduction. Decide what your purpose in reading is. His ideas are for all types of professionals, and he suggests action for certain stages of their careers.
Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours by Robert C. Pozen
Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. He provides professionals with practical tips on how to efficiently use their time in the office—while leading full and productive personal lives as well.
The Path to Extraordinary Productivity. You will probably finds recommendations other authors have made but I guess that would be with many books of this genre. I’ve read a number of his other I have read the book 4 Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferris a number of times because it has some good tips in it about being effectively productive.
Learn about other cultures.
They tend, often subconsciously, to value workers who put in overtime and weekend hours. Write a customer review.
Bob Pozen, Master Of Extreme Productivity, Shares His 3 Most Effective
I liked his advice about not reading things that won’t benefit you so I stopped reading it halfway extre,e. Feb 21, TarasProkopyuk rated it it was amazing Shelves: The chapter on managing up has some valuable insights.
The man who literally wrote the book on ” extreme productivity ” recently distilled his approach down to about seven steps. Once you get started and can do a piece, you’ll feel good enough to get on to the next one.