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Manage Your Time (DK Essential Managers Series)
     

Manage Your Time (DK Essential Managers Series)

by Tim Hindle, DK Publishing (Other)
 

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Indispensable tips for managing that most precious commodity — time.

The most finite resource any manager has is time. This handbook teaches readers how to save and preserve their time by first understanding its limitations, and then showing them how to guard it. Practical guidance includes ways of limiting interaction with subordinates ("Don't sit down if

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Indispensable tips for managing that most precious commodity — time.

The most finite resource any manager has is time. This handbook teaches readers how to save and preserve their time by first understanding its limitations, and then showing them how to guard it. Practical guidance includes ways of limiting interaction with subordinates ("Don't sit down if you are followed into your office." "Place your chair out of view if your door is open."), the benefits of keeping a time log, and how to chose the best time planner. The book also takes full advantage of modern technology by explaining how to maximize e-mail, voicemail and other tools available to save precious time.

The Essential Manager have sold more than 1.9 million copies worldwide! Experienced and novice managers alike can benefit from these compact guides that slip easily into a briefcase or a portfolio. The topics are relevant to every work environment, from large corporations to small businesses. Concise treatments of dozens of business techniques, skills, methods, and problems are presented with hundreds of photos, charts, and diagrams. It is the most exciting and accessible approach to business and self-improvement available.

Author Biography: Tim Hindle is founder of the London-based business language consulting firm, Working Words, which helps international companies to compose material in English and communicate their messages clearly to their intended audiences. A regular business writer, Tim Hindle has been a contributor to The Economist since 1979 and was editor of EuroBusiness from 1994-1996. As editorial consultant and author, he has produced a number of titles including Pocket Manger, Pocket MBA, and Pocket Finance, and a biography of Asil Nadir, The Sultan of Berkeley Square.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789424464
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
DK Essential Managers Series
Pages:
72
Sales rank:
488,860
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.25(d)

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