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TIME MANAGEMENT (and OFFICE MANAGEMENT)
CREATIVE TIME MANAGEMENT IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM ($14.95
trade paperback, ISBN 1-889262-20-X and $28.95 hardcover, ISBN 1-889262-15-3; 182 pages
including resources, references, index; Hannacroix Creek Books, 1999) "An
excellent book with numerous highly practical suggestions for time management." Dr.
Albert Ellis, co-author, Overcoming Procrastination. Featured alternate
selection, The Literary Guild and the Doubleday Book Club. The 7 principles of creative
time management based on an original survey of 234 men and women as well as additional
interviews and consulting in this field since the 1980s. Covers work and personal time
management including getting organized, setting goals, and overcoming more than 20 common
time wasters including procrastination and fear of success; references.
MAKING YOUR OFFICE WORK FOR YOU
(Doubleday, 1989; 2nd edition, in prearation, Hannacroix Creek Books, 2001) Office
design, lighting, furniture, and organizing for outside or home offices. ("The prose
is succinct, enlivened with examples and augmented at key points by line drawings,
checklists and summaries." Publishers Weekly)
TIME MASTERS: A PRACTICAL AND INNOVATIVE GUIDE TO
TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR WORK AND YOUR LIFE
(Hannacroix Creek Books, Fall 2001, in preparation; $28.95 hardcover).
A follow-up to Creative Time Management for the New Millennium.
"Permanent Delegation." EXEC, Spring 1995.
"Time Management: How to stop postponing
your life." Working Woman, 5/85; edited and revised July 1998)
Vacation:Working on Peace of Mind, Newsday,
31/88 (rev. July 1998)
Shaping Up to Avoid Shipping Out of Job, Newsday, 1/12/92
"Finding Time to Do It All." Secretary magazine, 1/96
Working From Home: How to Make It Work, Women & Co.,
"The Five Essential Steps to Becoming More
Productive." Boardroom Reports, 10/15/93
"Jan Yager's 30-Day File Diet." Boardroom Reports, 11/15/93
"Five Top Time Wasters." Redbook,
"Beat the Clock." American Baby, 10/87
"Using Time Management Techniques in the Job Search." National
Business Employment Weekly,1/85
"Sprucing Up for Spring." Woman's Day, 3/25/86
"You and Your Leisure Time." Bottom Line Personal, 8/14/84
"Remember, the Office Comes With the Job." Natl Business
Employment Weekly, 5/24/87
"Holiday Stress: Coping with Year-End Crush." Newsday, 12/15/87
How Well Do You Handle Change? Seventeen, 8/80
Knowing the Right Way Out, Newsday, 2/9/88
How to Improve Your Office Without Spending a Fortune, Optometric
Ten Questions to Ask Yourself to Improve Your Time Management, 1984
Dual Career Couples, Modern Bride, 10/89
BUSINESS PROTOCOL: HOW TO SURVIVE & SUCCEED IN
BUSINESS (Wiley, 1991; 2nd edition in preparation, Hannacroix Creek Books, 2001;
Spanish edition of 1st edition, Vergara, 1993). (260 pages; $24.95 trade
paperback-- ISBN 1-889262-14-5; $31.95 hardcover, ISBN 1-889262-23-4)
A concise, readable and very helpful book. Jan Yager understands the importance
of the human and well-mannered-side of business. Etiquette expert Letitia Baldrige
A handbook on proper business decorum
Ten Unbecoming Ways to Get Yourself Kicked Out of Your Job. Newsday,
What to Do If Youre Fired. Parade, 5/31/92
Holidays Offer Time to Cement Business Tiesor Sink Them.
Applying Business Etiquette to the Real Estate Industry. Realtor
A Guide to Proper Job-Search Etiquette. National Business Employment
Holiday cards, Executive Gifts and Seasonal Entertaining.
Westchester County Business Journal, 11/21/94
Mind Your Manners. Cover story, National Business Employment Weekly,
college edition, Fall 1993.
Is Someone Trying to Block Your Advancement at
Work? National Business Employment Weekly, 12/11/94
Six Principles of Business Protocol,
Personal Excellence, Nov/Dec 1994
Business Protocol & Etiquette to
Increase Sales and Help Develop Better Business Relations, Entrepreneurial
Womens Network Newsletter, 1996
FRIENDSHIFTS®: THE POWER OF FRIENDSHIP AND HOW IT SHAPES
OUR LIVES ($22.95 trade paperback ISBN 1889262293; $31.95 hardcover ISBN 1889262390;
287 pages including references, resources with web site addresses, illustrations, index ) Hannacroix
Creek Books, 1999, 2nd edition, revised and updated; Vergara [Spanish language edition],
1998; Jaico [India], 1998); Taiwan edition, Seed Publishing, 2000; Chinese edition, in
preparation. "a fascinating book"--FORTUNE magazine
See Friendshifts (listed above) Part 4, "Work and Friendship", chapters 11
"You and Your Boss," Personal Excellence, 2/98
"Is Someone Trying to Block Your Advancement at
Work?" National Business Employment Weekly, 12/11/94
"Working Smart in Your First Job." National Business Employment Weekly,
"Personal Crisis Versus the Job" Los Angeles Times, 9/18/80
"Permanent Delegation," EXEC, Spring 1995.
"Ten Unbecoming Ways to Get Yourself Kicked Out of Your Job." Newsday,
"Office Communications: Getting the Message Across." Newsday, 4/4/88
"The Power of No!" National Business Employment Weekly, Fall 1988.
"When to Quit: Knowing the Right Way Out." Newsday, 2/16/88
"Company Benefits: Is There a Free Lunch?" Newsday, 2/9/88.
"Personality Tests: Grading Job Graduates" Newsday, 12/22/87
"Survival on Ice-Box Island and other Economic Lessons for Kids." Across
the Board, 12/80.
"Crisis Time Management." New York Times syndication release, 1/89.
"A New Trend: Job Sharing." McCall's, 11/74.
"Precaution Best Defense Against Crime in the Office," Newsday 3/15/88
WRITING AND COMMUNICATION
HOW TO WRITE LIKE A PROFESSIONAL
(Arco, 1985; 2nd edition in preparation, Hannacroix Creek Books, 2001; 175 pages )
Basics of nonfiction writing including style, content, business writing, memos, letters,
and getting published. 1st edition was a featured alternate, Writer's Digest Book Club and
a special offering of the Book of the Month Club.
"Use Better Writing to Boost Your
Career." National Business Employment Weekly, 10/8/94
"Office Communications: Getting the Message Across." Newsday, 4/4/88
"Writing Winning Thank-you Notes," Modern Bride, 2/87.
Two Ways to Complain: Share With or Scare Off. Independent News
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