In his new book Extreme Productivity, Harvard Business School lecturer Robert Pozen gives some excellent tips on how to maximize the 24 hours we have in a day.
The key takeaway is that we need to focus more on results and less on hours worked. “You have various institutions like law firms and accounting firms which bill by the hour,” he tells us. “I’m really against that. You have an incentive to go slowly, be there as long as possible, to over-research things and over-staff.”