The Personal MBA

Master the Art of Business

A world-class business education in a single volume. Learn the universal principles behind every successful business, then use these ideas to make more money, get more done, and have more fun in your life and work.

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What Is 'Communication Overhead'?

Communication Overhead is the proportion of time you spend communicating with your team instead of getting productive work done.

Communication is absolutely necessary, but as the size of your team increases, so does Communication Overhead.

The solution is simple but not easy: make your team as small as possible. This will save everyone's time and increase productivity.

Questions About 'Communication Overhead'


"If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be: 'meetings.'"

Dave Barry, comedian and newspaper columnist

From Chapter 8:

Working With Others


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The Personal MBA

Master the Art of Business

A world-class business education in a single volume. Learn the universal principles behind every successful business, then use these ideas to make more money, get more done, and have more fun in your life and work.

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About Josh Kaufman

Josh Kaufman is an acclaimed business, learning, and skill acquisition expert. He is the author of two international bestsellers: The Personal MBA and The First 20 Hours. Josh's research and writing have helped millions of people worldwide learn the fundamentals of modern business.

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