O'Reilly logo

Delivering Time Management for IT Professionals: A Trainer's Manual by Dr. Jan Yager

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

Benefits of excellent time management

By contrast, here are some examples of how different is the outcome if you evidence commendable time management habits in work or personal situations:

  • Working in a more relaxed way that includes pacing yourself throughout the day and in the evenings and weekends
  • Taking at least one extended weekend or a week or two of real vacation time on a regular basis
  • Feeling like you are getting your priorities done and you still have time for the people and activities outside of work that matter to you

Here is a chart that shows, on the left side, examples of poor time management and, by contrast, on the right side, the preferred way to behave that is an example of excellent time management:

Poor time management

Exemplary ...

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