29 Aug '11, 8am

How to be Extremely Productive: Unfortunately, most of us do not have 8 arms (Source of image)From organisationa...

How to be Extremely Productive: Unfortunately, most of us do not have 8 arms (Source of image)From organisationa...

Unfortunately, most of us do not have 8 arms (Source of image ) From organisational speed , let's move on next to individual productivity. Once again, Harvard Business Review's Ideacast features good ideas worth considering. In "Productivity Secrets of a Very Busy Man ", Bob Posen , a senior lecturer at Harvard and executive chairman of a major investment firm, offers some great tips. Other than holding down two jobs, Posen sits on a few boards and manages to write a couple of articles a year. How does one juggle multiple responsibilities given only 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? Posen offers the following: 1) Focus on results and not time spent. Representing a radical shift from inputs (hours spent) to outcomes, focusing on results forces one to prioritise and become efficient at what one does. One way in which agencies, law firms, and consultancy firms can do this, for i...

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