Good time management skills at an early age prepare you to succeed at school, in the workplace, and life. It is challenging to manage our time when we have so many distractions competing for our attention with immense data growth, social media, biases, and those bad habits like procrastination.
What Are Time Management Skills?
Most of us need to improve at managing our time well. Time management is the process of planning, arranging, and controlling how much time to spend on tasks and activities to maximize effectiveness.
Time management skills are as precious as our time.
– Set a routine for daily tasks.
– Track your time, don’t waste it.
– Prioritize tasks strategically.
– Avoid procrastination.
The Benefits of Time Management Skills Are Huge– Become more productive, effective, and efficient.– Have an awareness of wasting time and be able to make adjustments.– Have a better focus, less stress, and be healthy.– Improve work/life balance.
How Time Relates To MoneyTime is a finite resource that is permanently gone when it has passed. On the other hand, the time spent is gone forever. Although money may be hard to find when you are out of a job, you can replace it even when times are hard, as they are now.
I Wasted Time At CollegeMy time management skills could have improved in college, and there weren’t any courses to take to help me eliminate time wasters. Intuitively, I knew I was wasting time and know when I do so now.