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Maybe It’s Time To Toss In The Towel

January 5, 2013 1 comment

Here’s a take on time management I haven’t tried before. Let’s pause for a minute and try to determine why it is that even though we’ve read a million time management books, attended any number of seminars, and purchased every gadget and organizer we could get our hands on, we continue to feel like time is managing us instead of like we are in control of our own time. Read more…

Time Management Quotes

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This collection of time management quotes may help you make the most of your day and manage your time more wisely. Read more…

How (and Why) to Stop Multitasking

Too much work! Businessman juggling.

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Doing several things at once is a trick we play on ourselves, thinking we’re getting more done. In reality, our productivity goes down by as much as 40%. We don’t actually multitask. We switch-task, rapidly shifting from one thing to another, interrupting ourselves unproductively, and losing time in the process.

Peter Bregman tells us How (and Why) to Stop Multitasking. I realize this won’t stop anyone from multitasking, but I thought it was an interesting read!

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Time Management Enhances The Quality Of Your Life

I think you’d agree time is a much-needed resource you need to get your work done, achieve your goals and enjoy your life. I believe time management is about finding the best ways to use your time to get the most from it and enhance the quality of your life. Read more…

6 Tips To Make You More Efficient

Here’s six things to think about incorporating into your work day to make you more efficient.

1. Close your office door and concentrate on the biggest toughest project on your desk. Procrastination is a waste of valuable time.

2. Establish “quiet hours” for uninterrupted concentration and make sure people around you know what rules apply. Have all the materials you need so you can make maximum use of the allotted time. Read more…

Time Management Drive Time – Plus

February 26, 2012 Leave a comment

When scheduling an appointment for a meeting outside the office be sure to schedule drive time before and after the meeting, plus a little extra time to pack up what you need for the meeting. I have found this tip to be very helpful. It gets me off the phone or out of a meeting in time to prepare myself for the next meeting and get there without feeling pressure to be on time. Read more…

Tips For Outcome-First Meeting Plans

February 11, 2012 Leave a comment

I hate meetings! I am busy and don’t have time to attend meetings. Most meetings are a waste of time because they are just an opportunity for the attendees to hear themselves talk. Many meetings have no agenda or the meeting leader lets the meeting get away from them and the agenda isn’t accomplished. If you are meeting to hear reports – DON’T. People can read reports. Read more…