Do you feel like your life is one big to-do list? Just when you think you have everything done, something else pops up?
It’s time we got our priorities straight.
The #1 rule in time management is figuring out what are the highest priorities and saying “no” to the rest.
I know how it’s difficult to say no. I struggle with that myself. But like Stephen Covey says, you have to have the courage to say no. Explain to the person how you would love to “insert activity/job” but you are swamped at the moment. Another time perhaps?
What are your highest priorities?
Write down your priorities in a day/week. Then rank them in order of importance. Post it somewhere where you can glance at it every day.
My top four priorities:
– MR N
Once these are taken care of, I can move onto work and home responsibilities.
Do you have any tips and advice for managing priorities? Please comment in the box below. We can then help each other be more productive.