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Let me explain. as a business owner if you have not been able to take the time to make your bed. they have just mastered this thing we call prioritizing. then you have not develop the skill of time management. One of the skills that successful business owners know and do is time management.Entrepreneurs that make their own beds are more Successful in business! By Kenneth Manesse Sr . if you were to mastered this skill. what you would have develop was the skill of also scheduling your priorities. What you were learning was not only to prioritizing your schedule but… and this is a BIG but. You should have learned this in high school. But. Do you remember high school? When you were in high school. Why is that? Well. you were given 5 to 6 periods and different subjects that you were to prioritize to make sure that you develop the skill of time management. yet those that are very successful in life and business seem to have accomplished more than most. Everybody has the same amount of time each day. Now what about your bed? Well. I want you to think about this for a moment. Did you make the bed today? I find that entrepreneurs that make their own beds are more successful in business. it’s not because they have more time in their day. if you are committed to become successful in business you need to .
and energy. here are the steps: 1. Here’s the truth: perfectionists get less done. or all department e-mails). 5. I’m more productive if I have a few points of predictability during the week. they just need to be done. determine to complete your top priorities by noon. Perhaps it’s lunch with a coach or turning off e-mail for an hour every afternoon. focus. Find your rhythm. Deadlines create urgency. Again. Personally. Now look at the accomplishments you plan to list in 2 months to your boss. it will expand to fill the available space. it will take less time. if one will apply it well. you can only manage yourself. For example. Some tasks don’t need to be done perfectly. which in turn will be the needed skill to become successful in business. Remember “High Noon. This will make you become a master of time management and also your schedule. did you make your bed today? Some Help with Time management. So. Just make sure you get your point across and use correct grammar and spelling. Create smaller time segments. . procedure. Reading and answering emails as they come in eats up an incredible amount of time. So give it less space and miraculously. don’t write and rewrite an e-mail until it’s worded absolutely perfectly (unless it’s one of those policy. You can’t manage time.” Are you micro-managing tasks that your team members can do? Would some task on your to-do list help someone else’s career development? Are you going to a non-essential meeting just for the face time and the pastries? A better idea: schedule one-onone time with the person you’re trying to see. and get your own snacks. quoting Goethe: “One always has time enough.” 2. do all meetings require an hour? Would others be disturbed if you began every meeting with the intent of ending it early? A surprising benefit of effective time management is reputation and relationship building: people will love you if you hold shorter meetings. Perfection is the enemy of progress. 2. 3. Repeat this phrase: “Just because I can do it doesn’t mean I should do it. Indeed. attitudes. 3. For example.” Once you list all of your tasks. Pretend your internet access is down.develop the skill of schedule your prioritizes. You can call this sustainable sameness or finding points of stability. Right now. The key is learning to manage your behaviors. Time isn’t the problem. 5 tips to Time Management Time Management Tips for 2012: 1. Write your year-end performance review. Work expands to the time allotted for it. How do you get your to-do list down to 3 top priorities. 4. Is anything on your to-do list contributing to those accomplishments? No? Then maybe you need to re-write the to-do list.
Just start it.” Peter Drucker The next time you add an item to your to-do list. You may end up working longer than 15 minutes.“Until we can manage time.” Remember “High Noon. you are still overwhelmed and your integrity remains in danger. This is missing the point. “Until we can manage time. but even a short amount of time represents progress. we can manage nothing else. But if you go to the scheduled meeting on a priority topic and nothing gets accomplished. . In the lower left write items that should be done soon (Priority #3). In the lower right quadrant list the lowest priority items (Priority #4). Do the dirty work first. An added benefit: accomplishing a task creates energy that helps you get more done. Time management is just a tool. and now you spend even more time managing the time management system. I recommend it. Realize that going through the motions won’t produce results. You’re creating a prioritized list. and to see what needs to get done. take a tip from Nike and “Just do it. Remember. if you don’t manage your time. Deadlines create urgency. Use the “just start” rule. Peter Drucker powerfully states. place it in the appropriate quadrant. Procrastinating drains your energy and distracts your mind. it will manage you.” I guarantee you’ll notice that the things you’ve been putting off don’t take as long as you expected. If there’s a task you dread doing. As Henry Ford said.” Make prioritized check lists. you have still wasted the time. Time management is just a tool. “Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. You can use the tool to schedule appointments. If you never make difficult calls to say no to commitments and to keep the commitments you have made faithfully. The point of time management is to have time to do the important things. but you still need to do what’s important. Accountability works for me. You bought the day timer and religiously worked the system. Perhaps an accountability partner will help you enhance your time management skills. it’s a tool. Your day timer is full. determine to complete your top priorities by noon. Here’s a tip on managing your growing to do list: Quickly organize and prioritize a list by dividing your paper into four quadrants. you’re still swamped. Your time management speaks to the world what is important to you.” Once you list all of your tasks. Write everything that must be done today in the upper left quadrant (Priority #1). Think of a long-term goal and set aside 15 minutes a day to work on accomplishing it. we can manage nothing else. to plan time for tasks. In the upper right quadrant write items that should be done today (Priority #2).
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1 points for Not Sure 0 points for NO Do I believe there is significant untapped revenue potential in my business? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I believe that I can and should be making substantially more personal income? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I agree that my business is where it is and what it is because of my past thinking. marketing. Find out if you need a Coach Today! Add 2 points for each question you answered YES. habits and actions? Do I believe that in order to truly change my business. do I feel like the business is running me instead of me running the business? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) At times. do I feel overworked. and business planning? . employee management. I must be willing to change my thinking and behavior? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) At times.Simple Test. overwhelmed and like a prisoner to my business? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Would my loved ones and friends say I need more free time and balance in my life? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Could my business benefit from more effective strategies for selling.
and letting loved ones down? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I work too much “in” my business and not enough “on” my business? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) . writing down what needs to change? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Am I working too many hours per week. making too many personal sacrifices.(Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Could my business benefit from better structure and business systems? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Am I constantly fighting the same employee issues and same “fire drills”? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Could I benefit from an objective and professional coach helping me stay on track? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Am I neglecting important people and activities on the home front? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Am I neglecting important people and activities at work? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I need to slow down and honestly review what’s working and not working in my business.
I know I could use some help. Could my business and I benefit from greater clarity of vision. (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Scoring Directions/Results: Add 2 points for each question you answered YES. at a minimum? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) In my gut. and low-value “stuff” and “clutter”? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Would my effectiveness as an owner increase dramatically if I focused and implemented the 80/20 rule. focusing more on “the vital few” tasks instead of the “trivial many”? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I need more fulfillment and fun in my business/life and less frustration and headaches? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Could I stand to improve my leadership skills and abilities? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Could I benefit from having a well-thought out and written strategic action plan for my business and life that is evaluated and updated every 90 days. 1 points for Not Sure 0 points for NO . strategies and goals? (Yes __ Not Sure __ No __) Do I routinely waste precious time by touching non-productive. direction. trivial. I just need a professional and a process to help me make it happen.
8 points: 8-14 points: 15+ points: Your life is generally in good shape. planning. Your life has multiple problems that you may be able to sort through. Consider using a coach if you feel the need. . and you need to begin a period of introspection. but it would be very beneficial for you to use a coach to help you through the problems.Some experts suggest that answering just one of these 22 statements with a YES is a sign that you should consider using a coach. Your life is heading to a major crossroads. We don't feel quite so strongly. but you need to find the time to deal with the issue you're facing. and improvement. A business coach could help you deal with identifying the paths of your crossroads.