Author: Tony Schwartz

Posted in Performance
by Tony Schwartz

Relax! You’ll Be More Productive

Think for a moment about your typical workday. Do you wake up tired? Check your e-mail before you get out of bed? Skip breakfast or grab something on the run that’s not particularly nutritious? Rarely get away from your desk...

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Posted in Awareness
by Tony Schwartz

Your Strengths Overused Are Liabilities

For years, when I spoke with CEOs or senior leaders, it was because they were interested in how my consulting firm could help their employees become more engaged, or innovative, or sustainably high-performing. During the past year – and especially...

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Posted in Awareness
by Tony Schwartz

Addicted to Distraction

One evening early this summer, I opened a book and found myself reading the same paragraph over and over, a half dozen times before concluding that it was hopeless to continue. I simply couldn’t marshal the necessary focus. I was...

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Posted in Performance
by Tony Schwartz

The Magic of Doing One Thing at a...

Why is it that between 25% and 50% of people report feeling overwhelmed or burned out at work? It’s not just the number of hours we’re working, but also the fact that we spend too many continuous hours juggling too...

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Posted in Performance
by Tony Schwartz

The Secret to Sustaining High Job Performance

How do you drive sustainably high performance in an era of relentlessly rising demand? Understandably, this question keeps countless leaders and managers up at night. It is also a challenge for any of us who feel compelled to become ever...

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