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Time Management Advice That Works

Absolutely everything you do as an entrepreneur can be classified into three basic tasks: planning, doing, and relating (i.e. conversations with investors, customers, partners, and such). Frequent disruptions are detrimental to success as well as the doubt about what you are doing right now is the right thing. You won’t be able to eliminate all interruptions, but you have to be in control of how much they distract you and that what you do has purpose. This makes good time management necessary. These following suggestions will help you finally get total control of your own time:

Keep a record of all the time you spend on planning, doing and relating for one week. After this week you should be able to see how much time you spent in each category and whether you consider this a successful week. Mark the most effective blocks during this week and blocks you think were the least effective. This helps you to identify patterns like your most productive times during a day. For the next week you can switch types of tasks around the day and keep records of your output. Possibly you are better at relating in the morning or you rather plan after lunch. These records can also help you to determine what your focus time is. The time you can work continuously without losing focus, which is likely different within the categories.Continue Reading

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