O'Reilly logo

An Idea A Day by David Thompson

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

image

SELF-HELP

TACKLING THE TYRANNY OF THE URGENT VERSUS THE IMPORTANT

Patrick Forsyth

The idea

It may help to think here of four categories—things that are:

   Urgent and important.

   Important but not urgent.

   Urgent but not important.

   Neither important nor urgent.

Overall, the key is to think first and make considered decisions before ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required