Work can be overwhelming and even if you believe that you have already perfected your time management skills, it is a good idea to review any areas which might actually need improvement. This article has a detailed list of the three ways that you can review your time management principles and improve upon them if you need to. Instead of managing your time, it will help you use the time that you receive in the most efficient way.
- While interruptions are an annoyance, it’s ultimately up to you to block them, by speaking up, using ear plugs and rerouting people to your calendar.
- If time appears to be slipping out of your control, do some tracking to discover where the time-eaters are.
- 90 minutes appears to be the magic number, with humans doing good work in 90 minute bursts and achieving optimal rest in likewise time periods.
“You aren’t a machine; your body and mind are made for sprints, not marathons.”