3 Balls Approach to Prioritizing

By |2018-04-09T14:53:39+00:00November 4th, 2010|Delegating, Management, Schedule Management, Time Management|

I tend to take on a lot of things – sometimes too much. While I naturally want to get everything done, sometimes I need to juggle. Not being a circus star, I need to prioritize all the balls I have in the air. Otherwise, I may end up dropping the wrong one. When I consider my range of tasks, there are usually three types: the must dos, the should dos and the could dos.

Partnering with your Assistant

By |2018-10-23T16:03:57+00:00April 13th, 2010|Delegating, Leadership, Management, Productivity, Teamwork, Time Management|

One of the biggest benefits of working with an assistant is they can push us to plan ahead. What is the plan for today? Who do we need to follow-up with? What do we need to start working on? Yet many people struggle with how to partner with their assistant most effectively. Here are some more detailed suggestions.