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An Idea A Day by David Thompson

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SELF-HELP

AVOIDING A COMMON CONFUSION

Patrick Forsyth

MOST PEOPLE ARE in agreement about their work situation. In a word, you are busy. There are so many things to do and insufficient time in which to do them all. Furthermore, the picture changes as you watch. Just as you get one thing done and dusted, others join the queue. The mail arrives, you open your email, someone comes up to your desk and asks a favor, the boss says, “This is urgent” …

Yet realistically not everything is of the same import. As this book makes clear, we are all struggling with a plethora of interruptions, admin assumes monstrous proportions, and the processes we must ...

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