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Information Overload By David Lewis

Information Overload by David Lewis

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$28.49
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Summary

Bombarded with information from an ever-increasing number of sources, we find that when faced with "information stress", our performance is undermined. These strategies help not only in staying afloat but in swimming confidently with the surging tide by prioritizing and by ignoring the irrelevant.

Information Overload Summary

Information Overload: Practical Strategies for Surviving in Today's Workplace by David Lewis

We are all bombarded with information from an ever-increasing number of sources, from books and magazines to e-mail and the internet. In a frenzy to acquire ever more knowledge, firm in the belief that the more we possess the more powerful we become we find that unfortunately the exact opposite is true. When faced with "information stress", our performance is undermined, making it harder to think clearly, or act sensibly. These practical strategies help not merely to stay afloat but to swim confidently and profitably with the surging tide. It explains how to shut yourself off from what is irrelevant and how to determine the core message in any piece of information quickly.

Table of Contents

The menace of information overload; mind traps - nine overload errors you must avoid; beyond rapid reading; the secrets of successful learning; build yourself a better memory; problem-solving and information overload; creative carving and solution trees; how to make better decisions; decision-making with decision trees; creating a healthy workplace; surviving overload.

Additional information

GOR004038921
9780140274653
0140274650
Information Overload: Practical Strategies for Surviving in Today's Workplace by David Lewis
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1999-09-13
256
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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