Time Management – Blogwatch August 28, 2008


The Time Management blogs continue to deliver 90% tips, tricks and money-making scams and just 10% substance. Of course, you cannot expect to improve your effectiveness (real “time management”) incorporating a few tips and tricks.


AskTheManager.com editors scoured the blogs to find anything remotely associated with real time management (that is, improving effectiveness). Of course, we only had modest success.


We recommend that before you jump into the following mediocre and semi-mediocre posts, consider reading the best time management resource ever released: Stephen Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – this great book is also Number 1 on AskTheManager.com’s list of the Top Ten Leadership Books of All Time. To view this list, click here.


Only because we feel we must, here are the best (as it were) Time Management posts for the week of August 28, 2008:

5 minute daily stress management
Time management skills can allow you more time with your family and friends and possibly increase your performance and productivity. This will help reduce your stress. To improve your time management:

Jane’s Realty [Time Management Games]
Help her learn the ropes by buying constructible surfaces and upgrading resources. The payoff is a modern town with magnificent infrastructure, and 24 professional levels in Jane`s Realty, a Time Management venture.

The Great Chocolate Chase – New Time Management Game For PC and Mac!
The Great Chocolate Chase Mac. You can never have too much chocolate, right? We don’t think so, so here’s a treat: indulge in a whole new twist on Chocolatier! Join Evangeline Baumeister and your favorite Chocolatier characters,

Jane’s Realty – Help Jane expand an entire city!
Fun time management game. clipped from www.glamgirlgames.com. Help Jane expand an entire city. Jane restored the family hotel business – now she`s out to expand an entire city with a solid Time Management plan.

Time Management
Work that is well done and finished on time leads to unparalleled satisfaction. A few ways to work through clutter and chaos and streamline work: •Be realistic about your capacity. Do not take on more than what you can handle

How To Achieve College Effective Time Management?
College Effective Time Management begins with evaluating your priorities. It is important to realize that while you might put a lot of emphasis on your social calendar, it is your academic calendar that should always be given the first

No meeting without agenda
Insist on having an agenda for each and every meeting (unless it is about personnel feedback). A meeting agenda should include information such as the topic, the expected duration as well as the nature of the item (decision, information

Time Management
The most important thing that I have had to improve is my time management. Since I’ve gotten pregnant and my belly is expanding I am becoming less and less comfortable sitting at a desk for large blocks of time.

Time Management – Good Idea
Whenever possible I try to do as many of my “to do” items online. Not having to run an errand saves me both money, time and personal energy. All of which I can turn around and invest in my business. Recently I learned about an online

A Different Look at Time Management
Steven Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, sums up three generations of expert time management theory in a single phrase, Organize and execute around priorities. Covey, asks, “If you were to fault yourself in one of

Time Management, tips from a pro.
Last night I decided to take a look at Randy Pausch’s Time Management video and rather than ending up trying to gnaw off my own head I found it quite interesting. When you find out that this man is actually dying and has something like

Easy Time Management
Grab a drink of water and stretch your legs. You’ll be ready to hit the books again when your break is up, and get much more accomplished throughout the day. Related Posts. Personal Time Management Tips; Personal Stress Management Tips

Great Ways to Stop the Thieves of Time
Become creative, intuitive and innovative about time management. Create a fall-back position and think win-win. 48. Continuously review how time efficient you are. 49. Stop, go for a walk, be in nature, clear your head and reevaluate.

Time Management
So today I decided to give a few tips on time management. I personally have a nice big white board in my office that has times of the day that I know I am usually in there. Humans are considered creatures of habit so if we continue to

Honing Your Time Management Skills
Manage your time more effectively by dividing tasks into four distinct groups.

LEGO-powered Project Time Management
Speaking of physical graphs, looks it’s time management with my favorite childhood pastime – LEGOs! Each row represents an hour and each color indicates a different project. I’m gonna go out by myself a big, red bucket of LEGOs now.

Time Management Tips: 5 Tips For Making Time Work Better For You
In today’s hectic world it is easy to lose track of things if you do not have some kind of time management strategy in place. So, here are some quick tips to help you to get the most out of the precious hours in your day.

An Adorable Time Management Game – ‘Farm Frenzy’
Farm Frenzy is an adorable time management game that offers plenty of levels and can be quite challenging at times.