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.

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All of these chapters have good practical advice on the topics, but some people won’t find them as useful. I like his focus on figuring out what you do best, do it, and delegating the rest. Dec 12, Deborah Martinez rated it liked it. That they can not create new ideas and organize at the same time.

The routine is more of the person in a more corporate setting, not a small business owner or someone who works from home. If it’s something menial that can’t just be dealt with quickly, you may need to be poaen little more strategic, but don’t procrastinate, Pozen says:.

Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. This a good chapter to read when beginning a new leadership role. Pozem does not offer a magical or inexplicable solutions to productivity woes, he merely categorizes and explains an array of optimization techniques, that when applied in unison, will add to form noticeable productivity gains. Books by Robert C. Editorial Reviews From Booklist Academic poezn former executive Pozen offers his set of recommendations on productivity, urging us productiviyt adopt a proper mind-set, to focus on the results we seek rather than the hours we work.


The book is easy to read either from beginning to end, or just reading the headlines and take-aways. Prioritize your goals, develop key skills writing, speakingmid flight check. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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Start out with a joke. But it is also not a very practical book–for instance, I’m not planning on quitting my job anytime soon to take up Argentinean dance nor do I want to completely outsource my life.

Flickr user The South London Lop ]. The section on team management probably should have been written less definitively, but the majority of the content was satisfying productiviity applicable. Other than that, it was quite useful.

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Amazon Peoductivity Stream millions of songs. Not a ton of sportscasters. Get home at a reasonable hour and have dinner with your family. The first few chapters were good.

Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours by Robert C. Pozen

Read the intro and conclusion. Jun 05, Tristan Bills producrivity it really liked it. Everyone—including President Obama—is better off with a uniform of sorts.


And for someone that you might expect to be a bit old-school, I like that Pozen has embraced the flexible workplace.

This is a collection of tips and techniques rather than a plan for productivity a fact that he explains in the introduction.

The same goes for traveling and meetings, these are more focused on how the corporate professional travels and attends meetings.

Keep a list of accomplishments that you can send your boss at the end of the quarter. Learn about other cultures.

Pozen’s prose is efficient, uncomplicated and conveniently summarized where possible. Is no a dry book. English Choose a language for shopping.

But I was thoroughly impressed by Mr Pozen’s effort after reading through. These are three very important skills and Pozen shares some practical advice on all three, especially for the corporate executive. I take a blank piece of paper and jot down all my thoughts on the relevant subject. Get extgeme, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Prioritize your goals, develop key skills writing, speakingmid flight check.