fbpx
chala , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The other day, I had to put a client on hold so I could go to the bathroom (#1 come on!). That’s the kind of day I often have. I’m sure you’re no different. Here are some tips from an article I found to making more of your time:

1. Identify and focus on your biggest priorities.
As the Pareto principle states: 80% of the value comes from 20% of the work. The key here is for your business to identify the few objectives that drive the most value and focus rigorously on them.
2. Write down and complete two objectives every week.
Too often, we get caught up in the deluge of emails, meetings, and internal needs that pop up every day. The unfortunate result is that, by the end of the week, we’ve worked hard but don’t have much to show for it. By empowering your employees to identify–on their own–just their top two priorities, they will be more focused and driven each week.
3. Outsource non core work.
Whether your time suck is happening with accounting, marketing, HR, sales, or almost any other business function, do a search on companies that can take over this function.
via 3 Tricks to Doing More in Less Time.

As my wonderful new VA takes over one of the most mundane tasks of creating and sending newsletters out each week to my database, I find myself using that time to write more original articles and call more associations for speaking gigs.
What will you do with the time you freed up from reading this article today?
Need more chicken soup for your biz? Follow me on Twitter, friend me on Facebook or connect with me on LinkedIn –and let’s talk!

One comment on “3 Tricks to Doing More in Less Time

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe to Chala's Newsletter

Get the latest news and stories delivered to your inbox.

Never Miss an Update

Enter your email address to subscribe to The Repositioning Expert and receive notifications of new content by email.

Select list(s) to subscribe to


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Chala Dincoy, 236 Gamma Street, Toronto, ON, M8W 4G8, http://www.repositioner.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact