Getting Results For Dummies

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Wiley, Dec 15, 1999 - Business & Economics - 280 pages
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With each new high-tech gadget that creeps into our lives, the demands on our time and attention only seem to multiply. Staying on top of things was hard enough before cell phones, the Internet and wireless remote devices. Now most of us spend our days in a fever dream of conflicting demands, missed deadlines and lost details. But the situation isn’t hopeless.   Written by bestselling author and entrepreneur, Mark McCormack, Getting Results For Dummies helps you get a grip.

Want to get more done in less time and with less stress—at home and at work? This book can show you how. With Mark as your guide, you’ll:

  • Set priorities and stay focused
  • Master low-tech organizational tools
  • Get a grip on email and high-tech toys
  • Cut through clutter
  • Say “no” nicely—and mean it!
  • Never again have to apologize for missed deadlines
  • Maximize your most precious resource—time

Using the proven time-management strategies described in this book, you’ll accomplish more than you ever thought possible, and have more time for your family and leisure activities. With a minimal investment of time you’ll discover how to:

  • Get a handle on overwhelming situations
  • Set goals and create a workable plan
  • Become mentally organized
  • Get paperwork under control
  • Make email and the Internet your friends
  • Create storage solutions
  • Organize your home and your money
  • Schedule your time and avoid time bandits
  • Making your goals contagious and getting others to cooperate

Life is too short to waste it in a fog of anxiety and confusion. Let Getting Results For Dummies show you how to get organized and improve every aspect of your quality of life.

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About the author (1999)

Mark H. McCormack is the founder and chairman of the world's largest sports marketing organization, International Management Group, which represents many well-known athletes and events.

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