Google Vice President Marissa Mayer reads all her e-mail ... up to 800 a day. So does HarperCollins CEO Jane Friedman. They’re always
on the lookout for hidden gems.
Federal Judge Richard Posner takes his laptop practically everywhere for reading or writing legal opinions, a book or a blog.
Bill Gross, chief investment officer at bond fund Pimco, practices yoga every morning.
Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault in France and Nissan in Japan, follows a rigid schedule. One-topic meetings never run longer than 90 minutes
unless they’re operational: half for presentation, half for discussion.
Thomas Edison did his best work at night, and boasted that he never kept a clock anywhere in his workroom.
What secrets help you work at your peak?
—Adapted from “Secrets of Greatness: Making Your Work Work for You,” Jerry Useem, Fortune
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