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Personal productivity secrets : do what you never thought possible with your time and attention and regain control of your life

Author: Maura Nevel Thomas
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : John Wiley, ©2012.
Series: Secrets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ever find yourself more than a bit overwhelmed by the constant influx of e-mail and reminders as well as the ever-present calendars, to-do lists, miscellaneous paper, and sticky notes? Add to that, myriad devices that were originally intended to make us more efficient, but in reality, only end up forcing us to juggle even more. Our brains aren't wired for all this, but we can learn to be productive. Personal  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maura Nevel Thomas
ISBN: 9781118179673 1118179676
OCLC Number: 778327030
Description: xxvi, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: Managing Your Attention. Stop Trying to Manage Your Time ; Changing Your Mind: Attention Management. --
Part II: The Empowered Productivity System ; Empowering Your Productivity ; Controlling the Constant Chatter ; Supplementing Brainpower with Technology ; Clearing Your Mind Now ; Capture, Store, Act ; Clearing Your Space ; Emerging Concepts in Information Management ; The T.E.S.S.T. Process ; Controlling Your Email ; Defending Your Attention Using Technology. --
Part III: Tools for Success. Mastering Your Technology ; Managing New Communication--Social Media ; Implications for Groups and Teams ; Modern Conveniences--Reviews and Recommendations. Part IV: Appendices.
Series Title: Secrets.
Responsibility: Maura Nevel Thomas.

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