The Time Trap

The Classic Book on Time Management

The Time Trap

Authors: Alec Mackenzie, Pat Nickerson
Pub Date: June 2009
Print Edition: $18.95
Print ISBN: 9780814413388
Page Count: 320
Format: Paper or Softback
Edition: Fourth Edition
e-Book ISBN: 9780814413395

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The trusted time management guide readers turn to... when time isn’t on their side.

One of the all-time bestselling books on time management, The Time Trap has shown countless readers how to squeeze the optimal efficiency—and satisfaction—out of their work day. Based on decades of research with businesspeople around the world, The Time Trap shows readers how to:

• avoid so-called “time savers” that don’t really work

• set realistic goals and make commitments they can keep

• juggle multiple demands

• estimate time needed on new tasks

• pinpoint and combat the most tenacious time-wasters

• protect their priorities

• upgrade personal productivity for professional success

Filled with smart tactics, revealing interviews, and handy time management tools, the fourth edition has been extensively revised to include technology-based solutions to the challenges and opportunities we all face in the virtual world. For those who feel swamped by work and overwhelmed by information, this is the proven guide they need to get everything under control.

About the Authors

Alec Mackenzie was an internationally known speaker, consultant, and expert on time management.

Pat Nickerson (San Diego, CA), founder and president of EBI, Inc., is the author of Managing Multiple Bosses (978-08144-7025-1). A corporate trainer, she has trained more than 180,000 managers and professionals in time management.

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