Successful Time Management is packed with proven tips and techniques to help you review and assess your time management and adopt new work practices to improve it. It includes great time-saving ideas, practical solutions and checklists, plus advice on: controlling paperwork; organizing your emails; delegating and working with others; prioritizing to focus on key issues; getting and staying organized.
Now in its third edition, this essential guide will help you minimize time-wasting and interruptions, and focus on the priority tasks that will lead to success in your job and career. Packed with exercises and action sheets to help maximize productivity, Successful Time Management will give you the tools to become more efficient and effective - including a downloadable online bonus chapter containing additional advice and useful templates.
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Patrick Forsyth runs Touchstone Training & Consultancy and specializes in marketing, sales and communications skills. He is the author of more than fifty successful business books (with translations into 23 languages), including How to Write Reports and Proposal also published in the Kogan Page Creating Success series. He writes regularly for a number of business journals, and for Writing Magazine, and devises and writes training materials.
1: Time: a key resource - opportunities and difficulties 2: First steps towards effective time management 3: Getting (and staying) organized 4: Combating the time wasters 5: Emails: shortcut or time black hole? 6: First things first 7: Controlling the paperwork 8: Working with other people 9: Final words