Time management strategies are important to everyone. Whether working full time, going to school full time, raising a family, or all of the above we must know how to properly manage our time to complete necessary tasks. Time management strategies include everything from making a list of important tasks that need to be completed, getting to work on time, giving ourselves enough time to study and prepare for assignments, starting and finishing assignments on time, while ensuring our family responsibilities are completed. This may not be an easy task, but with the proper time management strategies these tasks can be completed in an orderly time frame with less stress involved.
I, for one, have some difficulty managing time for especially busy weeks, and those unexpected incidents that occur from time to time. In specific, those weeks where overtime at work in involved, whether this be from meetings or having my employees call out sick. I have, in the past, used a time management schedule that worked for me previous to becoming a manager. Being promoted added much more work to my everyday schedule, making the smallest of responsibilities much more difficult and time consuming. This made me stand back and look at the big picture so I could come up with a new time management strategy and a strategy plan to cover the unexpected incidents. But, where would I find such time management skills?
There are several places that I could search for information that would help map out how to manage my time. The first place I could look for information would be the University library. By searching for time management articles and papers I could piece together a plan that would work best for me. I could also look into a few highly recommended search engines such as Google, where I would be able to run searches for time management suggestions as well. By doing this I would be able to check multiple sites and gain more than one perspective. While at each site I would need to look...
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