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Time Management Laws | Principles of Time Management
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
Managers are facing a lot of stress due to an endless list of activities which have to be performed. Would you like to increase your personal effectiveness and efficiency as a manager? Apply these time management laws...
On the web I found the following laws on time management (a better word might actually be: time management "principles"):
  1. LAW OF PARETO: 20% of our activities deliver 80% of the result. The inverse is also true. So focus your attention on what's most important and skip everything else. Read more.
  2. LAW OF ILLICH: Once a certain performance’s threshold is passed, your efficiency decreases and may even become negative. So know your biorhythm and plan a task when you are at your best. Also called: "Law of Diminishing Returns".
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Time Management Laws: Law of Nurturing Commitment
C.L. Kappagomtula, Professor, Malaysia, Member
Here's another one for our list of time management principles/laws:
7. LAW OF NURTURING COMMITMENT - "Any task in which you involve right from be...Sign up

Time Management Laws: Law of Reflection
srinivas, Lecturer, India, Member
8. LAW OF REFLECTION: Take time to reflect often (at regular time interval) as you work for insights… Remember insights are dependent on the quality o...Sign up

Peter Drucker's Time Management Steps
Javier Elenes, Business Consultant, Mexico, Member
Peter Drucker in Chapter 2 of his Book "T...Sign up

Time Management Principles: Law of Procrastination
Abomar, Consultant, Malaysia, Member
Similar but not the same as Law #4:
10. LAW OF PROCRASTINATION - The habit of delaying or postponing an important task, that must be done anyway....Sign up

Top 10 Time Management Laws/Principles
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
Fantastic 👍 we are already at 10!
Thanks everybody for sharing time management "credos" and "tenets" you know of....Sign up

Time Management Lessons
S. Lago, Business Consultant, Canada, Member
Like most things, time management is a skill that can be learned or improved. The book "Sign up

Time Management: Principle of Laborit
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
11: PRINCIPLE OF LABORIT - Human behavior prompts us to do first what makes us happy. At work we instinctively tend to "seek immediate satisfaction" a...Sign up

Time Management: Hofstadter's Law
Jaap de Jonge, CEO, Netherlands, Editor
12. HOFSTADTER'S LAW - Things take longer than expected, even taking into account the Law of Hofstadter. So at the beginning of any project or endeavo...Sign up

Time Management - Law of Significance
Mark Williams, Management Consultant, United Kingdom, Member
13: LAW OF SIGNIFICANCE - Rory Vaden gives a TED talk on '3D Time Management'. The first dimension is the URGENCY component; the second is the IMPORTA...Sign up

Time Management - Law of Aerial Physics
Angelina Michaelidis, Management Consultant, Greece, Member
The Law of Aerial Physics: A task tends to take as much time, as available (like aerial elements take as much space as available). So define well what...Sign up

Time Management Laws and Principles
Verbeeck, Management Consultant, Belgium, Member
If something takes less than 2 minutes, do it immediately. Very useful when you empty your mailbox.
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Understanding Parkinson's Law in Time Management
TAIBO MARGRET, Uganda, Member
Indeed the Law of Parkinson says that the more time is available, the more a task will consume. The more time is available. The more time we waste. Ef...Sign up

Time Management Laws: Sod's Law
Maurice Hogarth, Consultant, United Kingdom, Member
Anything that can't possibly go wrong, will go wrong." This is Sod's Law.

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