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BSS: Manage Your Boss by Patrick Forsyth

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Time Management

Time is a resource like any other. And it is an important one; respect for it can boost effectiveness and profitability. Time management can enhance productivity, achieve a focus on priorities, and ultimately act directly to improve your effectiveness. Being a good time manager is definitely a career-enhancing factor and one that can gain you respect with your boss – who is likely to approve, whether it is something they excel at or not.

It is also an area where you and the boss affect each other. You need to agree, early on, a mutually acceptable and useful way of keeping on top of things, and to agree the following:

•   How often you meet on a regular basis, when, where, and for how long; this will vary depending on your jobs, ...

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