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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Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

Open Preview See a Problem? Keep a checklist of things to bring on trips. The first part of the book contains three chapters that focus on three big ideas: Think about the New York Times Test.

There was one tip in particular that helped me keep my inbox and my desk cleared off better. Summary of Chapter 9 1. Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. pozeen

If you want to learn how to raise your game, look no further than Extreme Productivity. Design The 15 coolest interfaces of the year. But I was thoroughly impressed by Mr Pozen’s effort after reading through.

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

They can not organize thoughts and write at productivitj same time. Audible book Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible book with Whispersync for Voice. While there were quite a few awesome concepts in the book, at the very end, it was too repetitive.


The number of hours spent on any given project is irrelevant. The product you deliver matters more than the time you spend on it.

Pozn faced with small, simple or quick tasks like email, it’s better to just get it done right away. Then skip directly to the conclusion. And have you spent three days on one that was exfreme great? Like most productivity books, however, there is an assumption that someone else like your wife is dealing with all the issues of domestic life and you have only to focus on the important goals of your brilliant career.

There are a few good items so it gets a slim three. Pozen emphasizes three factors: Productivity relies on efficiency. The fifth and final part, Pursuing a Productive Life, concludes the book with these three chapters: Quickly handle low-priority tasks by keeping your perfectionism at bay.

To summarize, this guy aint Pozen. Not Enabled Screen Reader: HarperBusiness October 2, Publication Date: The first has caught on in the startup scene—meaning that you get most of your value from 20 percent of your work. The chapter on managing up has some valuable insights.


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If you must schedule every minute of your day, then schedule in some unscheduled time. Let your followers set their own hours. Pozen manages to succinctly communicate his own success strategies, but he seems smugly grandfatherly.

Extree your goals, develop key skills writing, speakingmid flight check. Summary of Chapter 3 1.

Get to Know Us. It was almost as though it was written for the busy executive who can only switch on his Ipad for 5 minute intervals during a lull in a meeting. Top Reviews Most recent Top Productiviity.

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Write down three or four ethical principles that will productiviyt guide you. Most of which I was already doing on my own. Pozen’s prose is efficient, uncomplicated and conveniently summarized where possible.