8Time Pressures in the “Wired” Workplace


Learning Objectives

When you complete this chapter, you should be able to:

• Describe how technology can affect time management in your personal and professional lives.

• List the technological tools commonly available in today’s workplace.

• Identify the most effective technological tool for a given situation.

• Describe how the use of technology can lead to wasted time.

• List ways to reduce the stress that can result from the use of technology.


Today’s workplace is filled with “time-saving” technology designed to streamline communication, organizational tasks, and research. Yet the very ...

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