In every workplace, in every industry, there lurks adiabolical career killer. The On-Time, On-Target Manager tells the highlyrecognizable story of Bob, a typical middle manager who tends to put things offto the last minute. As a result, he misses deadlines because his lack offocus causes him to accomplish all the meaningless tasks before he can get to theimportant things. Like many professionals, Bob rationalizes, justifies, andtires to explain. Luckily, Bob is sent to his company's 'Chief EffectivenessOfficer' who helps him deal with the three negative side effects ofprocrastination: lateness, poor work quality and stress. Bob learns how toovercome procrastination, transforming himself from a crisis prone Last-Minutemanager into a productive On-Time, On-Target manager. With this engagingparable, Blanchard and Gottery tackle the problem of procrastination head-on,offering practical strategies any professional can immediately put into practiceto improve his or her performance.
Author: Blanchard Ken
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
Publish Year: 2005
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