Harvard Business Review went out on the streets of Boston and interviewed a number of individual and asked what they would do differently next year. Listed below are the key points that managers in the Boston area said.
- Stop procrastinating and be more efficient with their timelines.
- Work harder
- Work less
- Be more assertive
- Find a seconded career
- Make use of their resources and go out and better understand the market and really relate to their clients
- Balance work and home life – be more efficient at work
- Work harder – work smarter and be more considerate with their clients
For me – my immediate aim for 2008 is to efficiently manage the constant flood of e-mails that consumes much of my working day. What’s yours?The full video interview can be seen at 2008 workplace resolutions.