HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself (with Bonus Article "How Will You Measure Your Life?" by Clayton M. Christensen)

HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself (with Bonus Article "How Will You Measure Your Life?" by Clayton M. Christensen)

By Harvard Business Review; Peter F. Drucker; Clayton M. Christensen

Harvard Business School Press, Paperback, 9781422157992, 208pp.

Publication Date: January 3, 2011

Description
The path to your professional success starts with a critical look in the mirror.
If you read nothing else on managing yourself, read these 10 articles (plus the bonus article How Will You Measure Your Life? by Clayton M. Christensen). We've combed through hundreds of "Harvard Business Review" articles to select the most important ones to help you maximize yourself.
"HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself" will inspire you to:
Stay engaged throughout your 50+-year work life
Tap into your deepest values
Solicit candid feedback
Replenish physical and mental energy
Balance work, home, community, and self
Spread positive energy throughout your organization
Rebound from tough times
Decrease distractibility and frenzy
Delegate and develop employees' initiative
This collection of best-selling articles includes: bonus article How Will You Measure Your Life? by Clayton M. Christensen, "Managing Oneself," "Management Time: Who's Got the Monkey?" "How Resilience Works," "Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time," "Overloaded Circuits: Why Smart People Underperform," "Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life," "Reclaim Your Job," "Moments of Greatness: Entering the Fundamental State of Leadership," "What to Ask the Person in the Mirror," and "Primal Leadership: The Hidden Driver of Great Performance.


About the Author


Peter F. Drucker is considered the most influential management thinker ever. The author of more than twenty-five books, his ideas have had an enormous impact on shaping the modern corporation. Drucker passed away in 2005.

CLAYTON M. CHRISTENSEN is the Kim B. Clark Professor at Harvard Business School, the author of seven books, a five-time recipient of the McKinsey Award for Harvard Business Review's best article, and the cofounder of four companies, including the innovation consulting firm Innosight. In 2011 he was named the world's most influential business thinker in a biennial ranking conducted by Thinkers50.


Praise For HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself (with Bonus Article "How Will You Measure Your Life?" by Clayton M. Christensen)

All in all, this is an excellent collection of insights by business people and writers on business subjects, particularly on management. Get it and benefit from it.” Biz India

The organization of the boxes is superb and very helpful to the reader relevant to overworked and overstressed employees seeking ways to take charge of themselves to perform better and develop a work-life balance.” Portland Book Review