How to manage time?Posted on: 7 Jan, 2014 by Seema Bhatnagar
Time is a limited and highly precious commodity - those who understand this fact make the best use of it. At work, you are paid for your time spent and the skills demonstrated, so it is important that you make the best use of time without wasting even a second. Even on knowing this fact very well, very few people have discipline and required skills to manage time and because of that, people live in constant stress and anxiety.
Check out following Tips about "How to manage time?", and practice these at work life to feel it's effectiveness. By the way, these tips are not just limited to work, they can also be practiced in personal life for effective time management.
- Maintain a To-Do list.
Put a one line discription of each and every task in a TO-Do list, doesn't matter how small or big it is.
Have a clear definition of each task in To-Do list.
Assign priority to each task in To-Do list.
Most important tasks must be attended without any delay.
Unimportant tasks must be attended only when To-Do list has no other important task.
At the end of every working day, update To-Do list with task completed and new tasks.
Do not waste time in time drainer activities like gossiping, long personal phone calls or frequent breaks.
The best or star performers at work manage their time very efficiently. Even when they are overloaded with work they can manage their tasks and time very well.Make sure you learn this skill to perform best to your ability.