We live in a world filled with distractions. Smartphones, email, text messages, the internet… it’s like we’re a dog trying to live in a squirrel sanctuary. But when these distractions overwhelm us, things begin to slip through the cracks – especially at work. So, how can we avoid these distractions and learn to be more efficient? Time management skills can help establish priorities, set aside non-essential tasks, and increase work efficiency. And Increasing work efficiency will ultimately help us reach our goals.
Workplace distractions happen to us all… and it seems we’re always rushing to meet a deadline.
Rather than fall victim to pleas for help from co-workers and other emergencies, Edward G. Brown, author of “The Time Bandit Solution: Recovering Stolen Time You Never Knew You Had,” provides the following tips to become the master of your time: