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Time Management: Getting Back to the Basics

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 | FranklinCovey News | 2 Comments

On November 18, 2009, Sue Shellenbarger, Work and Family Columnist with The Wall Street Journal, featured FranklinCovey’s time management workshop, FOCUS:  Achieving Your Highest Priorities in her column entitled, “No Time to Read This, Read This.”  

She said “FOCUS . . . helps users jettison busywork and wasted time and devote themselves to their most valued pursuits.”  She said she found she was spending one-third of her time on unimportant stuff. To fix that, she spent a half-hour in a planning session to identify her values, roles in life and associated goals – those things most important to her. She blocked out time in advance to pursue them and entered tasks day-by-day on her calendar, prioritizing them based on importance. › Continue reading

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