Today's published piece is an article I wrote for on a topic near and dear to my heart: deadlines!

Meet Your Deadlines with These Tips

By Margot Carmichael Lester, Monster Contributing Writer

Not meeting deadlines can spiral into project or career failure. They're one of the most vexing pieces of the time-management puzzle. But there are ways to manage them, according to Jeffrey and Laurie Ford, coauthors of Deadline Busting. Click here for tips from the Fords, author/reporter Duncan Murrell and others.