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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Managing Your Time by Jeff Davidson

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Chapter 9idiot_manag_119_la_150.jpg Volunteering a Little Less—and Liking It

In This Chapter
  • What to do when your boss wants you to be a workaholic
  • Defend your calendar, because it’s your life
  • Learning to say no with grace and ease
  • How to get off—and stay off—mailing lists

The ever-growing array of widely available office technology provides you the opportunity to do far more in a day than your predecessors of yesteryear. Concurrently, it also gives your boss and organization the opportunity to get and expect more from you. You used to be able to generate a handful of letters each day, if you were lucky. Now, with a few keystrokes, you can crank out 1,000 letters and still have ...

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