Is email taking over your life? Meet Harold, an HR director so overwhelmed by email he feels like a hamster on a wheel. Just in time, Harold meets a coach who shifts his focus from time management to a simple yet surprising new way to manage email. The coach helps Harold conquer email overload, write incredibly effective messages, and get organized forever. Suddenly, Harold can find every file in a flash! Harold saves 15 days a year, reclaims his life, and propels his career to new heights. The Hamster Revolution is packed with surprising strategies and powerful tech tips. It includes a landmark case study that shows how 2,000 Capital One associates each saved over two weeks a year. Now in its tenth printing, this best-seller is a must read for every busy professional.
Foreword by Ken Blanchard Chapter 1: Confessions of an info-hamster Chapter 2: The hamster plan Chapter 3: Strategy 1 - Reduce e-mail overload Chapter 4: A tale of two e-mails Chapter 5: Strategy 2 - Improve e-mail quality Chapter 6: E-mail info-coaching Chapter 7: Harold Turns the tide Chapter 8: Strategy 3 - Improve information storage and retrieval efficiency by 100% Chapter 9: Why does COTA work so well? Chapter 10: Wrap it up...I'll take it! Epilogue: It's me...Harold! Addendum Case Study: Capital One's E-mail Productivity Solutio