A brief history of time management

In the beginning there was time then time grow short so time management was invented.

  • Prioritise- be clear about the difference between urgent and important and only do important
  • Delegate- only do what only you can do
  • Insist your staff do not copy you into emails
  • Don’t re write your managers reports-get them to
  • Never read an email more than once
  • Don’t let someone else manage your diary
  • Always take your full annual leave
  • Remind yourself good enough will have to do

Blair McPherson author of Equipping managers for an uncertain future published by Russell House www.blairmcpherson.co.uk

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