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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Managing Your Time by Jeff Davidson

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Chapter 1idiot_manag_29_la_0.jpg I Know I Can Finish Most of This (If I Stay Late)

In This Chapter
  • Designing a campaign to win back your time
  • Making subtle changes that you can stick to
  • Feeling good about leaving work on time
  • Establishing a plan—and following it

For the heck of it, let’s begin this book at the beginning. One of the most insidious time traps you can possibly fall into is believing that by working a little longer (or taking work home on the weekend) you can finally “catch up.” This is a fallacy that will keep you perpetually chasing the clock for at least the rest of your career—and maybe the rest of your life.

Hey, I sympathize with you if you’ve found yourself ...

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