Now that summer is over, and I have started back to work, I am reminded how much smarter I must be in utilizing my available time.


Here are 12 Principles of Time Management...



How many do you use to manage your time?

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KeithMaki Premium
I am finally getting back in the swing so I am really going to try and use this model...thanks Rick!
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krystye Premium
Great
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Droseh Premium
I'm really good at #12...still working on the others!

Debbie
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RandyL1 Premium
Thanks for sharing!

Randy
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sharonwhyte Premium
Thanks for these management principles! I have to organise myself better so a timely reminder!
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cosmicradio Premium
Being organized really helps you to be efficient, Sharon. :)
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fleurallen Premium
Nice - focus on one thing at a time - critical!
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cosmicradio Premium
And you'll do a really good job on whatever it is you're focused on, Fleur. :)
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AlexEvans Premium
Thank you for sharing this timely reminder, Rick, a continuous work in progress, I am sure time speeds up when we go online. I just need to plan my time and try and be super productive.
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cosmicradio Premium
Time can slip away from you, Alexander-that's for sure!
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saharelf Premium
Really great list, thank you
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cosmicradio Premium
Thanks, Luba. :)
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Carol46 Premium
Looks like 'Too much heat don't delete' has been deleted. mmm
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cosmicradio Premium
Hmm, indeed, Carol. :)
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PBitzer Premium
Screenshot your chart so I never forget!
Thanks
Pat
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cosmicradio Premium
My pleasure, Pat! :)
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abdul11 Premium
GOOD SAY POST
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cosmicradio Premium
Thanks, Abdul.
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Chezbrown Premium
That is so very true Rick and love the 12 rules thank you. xx

Hope you are enjoying being back at work. xx
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cosmicradio Premium
Thanks, Cheryl. Our little scholars return on Monday! :)
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Chezbrown Premium
No problem Rick, are you looking forward to them all starting back or not lol. Some of the schools go back this week but the rest of them do not go back till the following week. Will be funny not seeing them all running about during the day as you get used to them.

Have a great Sunday Rick. xx
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MCrim Premium
I have to admit to consistently working half these points. Hope to get better, though!

mitch
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cosmicradio Premium
Half ain't bad, Mitch!
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pablocortina Premium
All good points
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cosmicradio Premium
Thanks, Pablo.
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laparra1 Premium
Good afternoon Rick,

I put number 12 on the place of number one, like that the other 11 are much easier.

Have a great weekend, Taetske
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cosmicradio Premium
I like how you think, Taetske! :)
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DShensky Premium
time management also reduces stress
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cosmicradio Premium
Sure does, Davida. :)
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Anandhijohn Premium
Hi, Rick.
Helpful post. Thank you so much, managing time and monitoring our task would help us to meet our goals.
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cosmicradio Premium
Thank you, Ana! :)
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accad Premium
Principles based on experiences to avoid inefficiency.
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cosmicradio Premium
Right, Jimmy!
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RikaSF Premium
Thanks for sharing Rick. No 6 is important to me:)
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cosmicradio Premium
Yep, that's important, Rika. :)
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onebluemoon Premium
No. 1 on the list is the No.1 on my list which I should be doing, I tend to get distracted too much...like your post here :P

Thanks for sharing and the great reminder...I should get this list printed out and pasted at a prominent place.
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cosmicradio Premium
Thanks, Moon. :)
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Carson1 Premium
I need to work on more items on this list than I'd really like to admit.....and I better get started. Ha!
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cosmicradio Premium
Me, too, Carson!
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Carol46 Premium
A great list which I try to follow but sometimes life gets in the way :)
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cosmicradio Premium
Life does tend to do that, Carol. :)
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Cindyda1 Premium
I probably use more than half on the list depending on the given day...

11 and 12 are my favorites! ;-)

I hope you are adjusting back nicely!
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cosmicradio Premium
Hi Cindy-It takes a couple weeks for me to really get back in the swing of things. Summer is so different, even with working. :)
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MKearns Premium
Good advice Rick. All we need to do is follow! you need to avoid unnecessary backtracking!
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cosmicradio Premium
Yep, do it and be done with it, Mike!
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WaynePro Premium
A great list, Rick. Thanks. I seem to always have a problem with the "handle things once" principle!

Wayne
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cosmicradio Premium
I do with certain mail, sometimes, Wayne, especially if it seems real interesting...glittery objects. :)
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