Managing Time (HBR 20-Minute Manager Series)

  • 57m 57s
  • Harvard Business Review Press
  • Gildan Media
  • 2022

Does it seem like you never have enough time to get everything done? Keeping on top of your tasks, deadlines, and work schedule can be daunting. "Managing Time" quickly walks you through the basics. You'll learn to: (1) Assess how you spend your time now, (2) Prioritize your tasks, (3) Plan the right time to work on each one, and (4) Avoid procrastination and interruptions.

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In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1 - Why Manage Your Time?
  • Chapter 2 - Assess Yourself
  • Chapter 3 - Develop a Plan
  • Chapter 4 - Execute Your Plan: Time Boxing
  • Chapter 5 - Keep Yourself on Track
  • Chapter 6 - Reassess Yourself