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What Makes Great Leaders Great: Management Lessons from Icons Who Changed the World by Frank Arnold

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CHAPTER 42

Make Intelligent Use of Your Time

LEARNING FROM

Stephen Hawking

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Time is the main factor that limits achievement and is utterly irreplaceable in your life. Since everything you do takes time, what you achieve and how effective you are will depend directly on how you use your time. If you do not manage your use of time, you will not be able to manage anything else effectively. Making effective use of time is a prerequisite for great achievement. If there is one characteristic common to people who have achieved excellence, it is the fact that they always made fastidious use of their time.

Stephen Hawking (born in 1942) is regarded as one ...

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