Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

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HarperCollins, Oct 2, 2012 - Business & Economics - 304 pages
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“Required reading for professionals—and aspiring professionals—of all levels.”
—Shirley Ann Jackson, President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Former Chairman of U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

“Read this book if you want to learn how to run efficient and effective meetings—or how to avoid them altogether.”
—J. Michael Cook, Director of Comcast and IFF, Chairman and CEO Emeritus of Deloitte

Robert C. Pozen, one of the business world’s most successful—and productive—executives, reveals the surprising secrets to workplace productivity and high performance. Extreme Productivity is an essential handbook for every business professional, empowering them with proven methods for prioritizing efficiently and maximizing time at work, while leading a full and productive personal life as well.

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Review: Extreme Productivity: Boost Your Results, Reduce Your Hours

User Review  - Kelli Koehler - Goodreads

I liked Pozen's overall thesis: focus on the results you plan to achieve, rather than the number of hours you work, but I didn't feel like I could relate to the book. His examples and advice were very ... Read full review

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Extreme Productivity : Lessons on High Performance from a Highly Effective Executive by Robert C. Pozen was chosen by Soundview Executive Book Summaries as one of the Top 30 Business Books of 2013 ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

ROBERT C. POZEN is a senior lecturer at Harvard Business School and a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. He was chairman of MFS Investment Management and vice chairman of Fidelity Investments. He served on President Bush's Commission to Strengthen Social Security and was also secretary of economic affairs for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He was associate general counsel of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and was a partner at the Washington, D.C., law firm of Caplin & Drysdale. The author of six books, Pozen lives with his wife in Boston, Massachusetts.

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