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Category Archives: Good Use of Time

What’s Most Important Now?

July 14, 2010

A simple habit can increase your effectiveness and decrease stress:

early in your morning

and later, around mid-day,

consider everything you have on your plate and choose the one most important thing to accomplish now.

The more you practice this habit, the better you get at it, strategically allocating your time and avoiding traps like:

  • mistaking...
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Your Priorities Are Showing

July 23, 2009

There's a difference between forced-ranking and prioritizing.

Forced ranking is reactive, "With everything there is to do, what to do first?"

Priorities are pro-active; they're what you attend to while everything else waits.

c-free-wikipedia-watches_croppedTo understand today's priorities, notice where you spend most of your time.

While you're busy with these things, you're...

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