How to gain an extra hour every day: more than 500 time-saving tips

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Plume, Apr 1, 1992 - Family & Relationships - 284 pages
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A completely updated new edition of the book that's been a bible of efficiency and time-saving for 35 years. It presents hundreds of tips for eliminating routine tasks and distractions in every part of one's life and reveals how to streamline, make decisions faster, and get more done.

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Contents

Start with a Time And Motion Study
1
The Morning Routine
4
Organizers and Schedulers
19
Routine Repetitive Tasks
36
Using Your Most Effective Hours
42
Procrastination
47
Making Your Desk a TimeSaving Work Station
54
Handling Your Paperwork
69
Computers Can Be Time Savers
142
Obtaining Absorbing and Applying Information
149
Reading and Remembering in Less Time
168
SelfEducation
181
Saving Wasted Time
193
Travel
196
Personal but Not Private
213
Personal Chores
222

Talking Your Way to a Shorter Day
77
Secretaries and Administrative Aides
81
Making the Fax Work for You
90
Electronic Messaging
95
Delegation
101
Avoiding Interruptions
114
The Telephone
125
Sleeping and Resting Better
230
Household Tasks
240
More Household Tasks
256
Using the Time You Gain
265
Index
269
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