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Entries from February 2007

Schedule Deadlines: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

February 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Deadlines can wreak havoc with your attempts at using good time management techniques. These deadlines surround you as you receive urgent requests: “We need this by…the end of the business day…24 hours from now…no later than Friday….” There is always something looming.

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Tags: Task Management · Time Management

BE in the Moment for Effective Time Management

February 15th, 2007 · No Comments

A man searching for the meaning of life climbed a mountain to seek out the advice of a wise monk. He asked that learned man what the key to happiness was. The monk answered, “Do whatever it is you are doing now!” How many times a day do you find yourself planning the next hours […]

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Tags: Changing Times · Stress Management · Time Management · Work Life Balance

Redefining Personal and Business in Time Management

February 9th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Is it time to redefine what the norm is when we say, “normal business hours”? You can find lots of advice on ways to manage your time so that you separate your business and your personal lives, leaving the office behind at 5:00 p.m; for example, don’t give out your cell phone number and listen […]

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Tags: Changing Times

Are You Tired? Join the Multitasking Crowd

February 1st, 2007 · No Comments

How tired are you? The perceived need for multitasking during so much of the day often has you pumping adrenaline as you try to get it all done. Then the reaction after you get past the adrenaline rush is commonly exhaustion. When you do not use effective time management techniques, you may be extremely busy […]

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Tags: Multitasking · Stress Management · Time Management · Work Life Balance