The Daily Edge: Simple Strategies to Increase Efficiency and Make an Impact Every Day

  • 1h 36m 53s
  • David Horsager
  • Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • 2015

Wall Street Journal bestselling author David Horsager frequently hears executives lament that their hands are more than full trying to balance the barrage of tasks they face on a daily basis. While he never set out to be a productivity expert, Horsager realized that over the years he has developed and adopted dozens of extraordinarily practical time- and energy-saving techniques that could help today's leader. The key objective is to become so effective in the little things that you have enough time for more meaningful interactions.

In The Daily Edge, you'll learn strategies such as identifying the key Difference-Making Actions on which to focus your efforts. Perhaps it is time to set a personal or even company-wide “power hour,” during which you do not attend meetings, answer the phone, or reply to emails, creating the time and space to really focus and get things done. The thirty-five high-impact ideas Horsager introduces in succinct, quick-read chapters are easily implemented and powerful on their own. Taken together, they form a solid wave of efficacy that enables you to get more done, keep your energy up, and make sure that you're able to honor all your relationships, both personal and professional.

In this Audiobook

  • Tip 1: 90-Day Quick Plan
  • Tip 2: DMA's: Difference-Making Actions
  • Tip 3: Power Hour
  • Tip 4: Focus
  • Tip 5: Decide Now
  • Tip 6: SEEDS First
  • Tip 7: Manage Your Energy
  • Tip 8: Log It
  • Tip 9: Excellence, Not Perfection
  • Tip 10: Plan Tomorrow Today
  • Tip 11: Energize
  • Tip 12: Go Ready
  • Tip 13: Efficient E-mail
  • Tip 14: Phone Habits
  • Tip 15: Maximize Meetings
  • Tip 16: Flight Plan
  • Tip 17: Wake Up
  • Tip 18: Clear Desk
  • Tip 19: Automate
  • Tip 20: To-do List ABC's
  • Tip 21: Master Faster
  • Tip 22: Mind Mapping
  • Tip 23: Back Up
  • Tip 24: Go Paperless
  • Tip 25: Shortcuts
  • Tip 26: Don't Go Gadget
  • Tip 27: Don't Get Hooked
  • Tip 28: Optimize
  • Tip 29: Bundle
  • Tip 30: Get Un-stuck
  • Tip 31: Stock Up
  • Tip 32: Say No
  • Tip 33: Reflect
  • Tip 34: Habit Change
  • Tip 35: People First


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