Six Time Saving Tips

Do you feel you don't get enough done each day? You can waste a lot of time checking emails, looking for documents and going to appointments. Follow these six tips and you will be able to save time and be more productive.

  1. Set aside 3 or 4 specific times during the day to review and respond to emails e.g. first thing in the morning, midday and end of day.
  2. Set aside time at the end of each day to plan the next day.
  3. Follow your plan so you stay focused on what you need to get done and when.
  4. When possible, meet by phone rather than in person.
  5. Organize your paper and electronic documents so that you don't spend a lot of your time looking for them.
  6. Keep one comprehensive calendar for your personal and professional appointments.

Implement these tips and your efficiency is bound to improve.