A day. The default unit for our time and priority management closely followed by the breakdown hours and sometimes minutes. We need to harness this correctly.
There is a big difference in urgent tasks versus important tasks, but it is how we identify them, prioritise them and action them that makes the difference.
One of the most difficult aspects of effective and thereby efficient time management is the ability to “capture immediately” tasks when they happen. There is a huge difference between how a time management system works in theory and working in the reality we all experience every day!
That flashing light on your phone is blinking! Is it a Facebook message, email notification, twitter update? It doesn’t matter! You need to focus otherwise all of the great planning will be for nothing if you do not follow your plan. Your worst enemy is distractions. Here are some tips to help you follow your plan and not to be distracted by the ever increasing competition for your attention.