Measure Results, Not Hours

In his recent New York Times article, Robert C. Pozen of the Harvard Business School writes, “It’s an unfortunate reality that efficiency often goes unrewarded in the workplace.” He suggests measuring the results you produce rather than hours spent in the office. A few other tips he offers:

  • Limit meetings – and make sure they’re productive
  • Reduce reading – go OHIO and Only Handle [or read] It Once
  • Write faster – because A+ work doesn’t need to start out that way

Read the entire article here.