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Be effective

How to master your job.

About the Book

Be effective // How to master your job.

Job starters are just thrown in at the deep end and have to get on with it. Nowadays it is common to get "training on the job" focussing on technical skills, only in rare cases proper methodological skills are trained. Job starters rely on their colleagues and working environment.

This book targets young professionals and outlines practical tips to enable career starters in mastering their jobs. It imparts basic tools and patterns for the career start.

This book covers four major disciplines, which correspond to different capabilities young professionals have to build up - the sooner the better:

  • Managing yourself: Prioritization, planning & discipline, ...
  • Managing your tasks: Structure, communication & network, ...
  • Managing your energy: Develop routines, ...
  • Managing your development: Personal development, mentoring & co, ...

My claim is not to compete with professional literature and respective bestsellers, but to give an easy access to their fundamentals.

As the book progresses towards completion the price may gradually increase. By buying early you not only provide motivation, you also get a good deal because you get all updates for free. Target date for next version is end of Q2/2024

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    • Management
    • Consulting
    • Leadership
    • Project Management
    • Teamwork

About the Author

Florian Heise
Florian Heise

Florian Heise started his career in 2004 as a consultant and is - as of today - drawing on around 15 years’ experience in organizational change management, process re-engineering and software development projects in the insurance sector.

His consulting era has laid the foundation for his professional a career and personal development as it teachers him next to the practical industry know-how, business & IT expertise, also essential methodologies and tools required to master the day-to-day business, and the right attitude/values towards „work“.

In his book “Be effective // How to master your job” Florian gives an introduction to all the tools, techniques and methodologies that mattered most to him, when he started his career.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • About the book
    • About the author
    • Completion Rate & Change Log
  • Be effective
    • Organize your time around your priorities
    • Gather, sort and rank your tasks and get the sh** done
    • Handle your tasks as projects
    • Prevent issues and handle exceptions
    • Dress for the job you want, not the job you have
    • Build up your network and make use out of it
    • Do not make me think, develop routines
    • Focus yourself and get the right things done
  • Food for thoughts
    • Must reads // Books
    • Must have // Apps
    • Must know // Methodologies and tools
    • Must think about // Pieces of advice
  • Before you go…
  • Notes

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