Do you feel that time management is an issue that you have? Now there are seven time management tricks that can help you keep your cool. You want to be sure to track your time, take breaks, use the 6-12-6 rule, use technology to your advantage, use music to help you focus, use an app to track time and rise and shine. To learn more about each of these, read more here.
- Choose your most important task and do it first when your willpower is strongest and your mind freshest, then plan to devote your attention in 30-, 45-, or 90-minute ‘pulses.’ Then take a break.
- “Try setting an alarm or timer as you work. This way you can pay more attention to what you’re doing without interruptions to check the clock.
- If after all these changes you’re still not finding the time to add something to your life, Vanderkam suggests getting up earlier. “Mornings are a great time for getting stuff done, particularly personal priorities that life has a way of crowding out.”
“McKinnon’s solution to the rabbit hole of email correspondence? Block out set times to check on communication instead of going online all day long.”