From Harper Business
You can thrive and excel when you’re working remotely, if you adopt the mindset, habits and tech tools of professionals who are even more productive outside the office: Learn to think like a “business of one,” and that entrepreneurial mindset will transform your experience of remote work. Remote, Inc. will teach you the skills you need to thrive when you’re working from home.
From Harvard Business Review Press: The Work Smarter Series
From managing email to building a social media presence, making smart use of technology is essential to professional success in a digital world. But using all these tools can quickly lead to digital overload. In this comprehensive guide, you’ll find out how to use the social web to achieve your professional goals—without letting it overwhelm you.
Work Smarter, Rule Your Email
If you’re looking for a way to more effectively manage your inbox, your email program’s built-in filtering tools can do a lot of the heavy lifting—and this short book shows you how to set them up. By reducing the amount of time you spend on email, you’ll be able to focus your time and attention on the work that matters most to you.
Whether you’ve always wanted to try Evernote or have only dabbled with it in the past, you can take your professional life to the next level by making this tool one of your go-to systems for staying organized. Evernote can help you become more focused and effective on the job—and get ahead in your career. This short, practical book shows you how.
If you think LinkedIn is just for job hunting, you’re missing out on the many ways you can take advantage of this social network to build the professional relationships you need to advance in your career. Learn how LinkedIn can help you initiate, strengthen, and use the very real human connections that make you effective on the job—and help you get ahead.
HBR Guides and Tools
book + tools
- Say Yes to Saying No
- Reward Yourself for Doing Dreaded Tasks
- 8 E-mail Overload Experiments
- Sustaining Your Productivity System
Toolkit handbook + tools:
- Annual Prioritization Workbook
- Task List Triage
- Daily Review Workbook
- Instant E-mail Templates
- Software Selection Matrix
- Productivity Software and Web Recommendations