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Time Management for New Employees by Prakash V Rao

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Chapter 1. What is Time Management?

In this chapter, we will:

  • Define time management
  • Understand how different people think about time management
  • Identify some of the effects of poor time management
  • Enumerate the benefits of this concept called time management
  • Determine what people expect in a time management program

Time management is defined as the practice of controlling activities and events within available time. In order to do so, it is first necessary to understand and evaluate how time is currently being spent. The first exercise is to log activities, analyze how time is spent on various activities, determine your ideal allocation of time for each of these activity buckets, and plan and execute accordingly.

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