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7 Myths of Time Management
Myth One - Time can be managed
Tasks can be managed but not time.
Myth Two - Working longer or harder will get more done
Work efficiently. Working longer does not necessarily mean you will get more done. The key is efficiency and working intelligently to get the job done.
Myth Three - If you want something done right, do it yourself
We need to delegate tasks effectively. You cannot always do everything yourself, my delegating you can increase your efficiency whilst also developing other staff members.
Myth Four - We should take pride in working hard
We should take pride in working intelligently.
Myth Five - You should try to do the most in the least amount of time
Do things right. Rushing work just to get it done is not efficient, if you rush work you may make mistakes which will need to be rectified later on.
Myth Six - Do one thing at a time
Multitask, not all tasks can be started and completed at once. Working on different tasks can make your use of time for efficient.
Myth Seven - Get more done and you'll be happier
No, you will only get more done.
The Art of Delegation
Often those who seem to work the longest and hardest are not necessarily the best performers. Being effective with your time will increase your efficiency and therefore improve your performance more.